The Latin American and Caribbean Higher Education Area (ENLACES) is an international organization of higher education in the Latin American and Caribbean region constituted by an agreement of good will, which is composed of national and regional organizations, networks and institutions of higher education that seek to articulate, integrate and represent higher education in Latin America and the Caribbean. ENLACES assumes as its framework for action the social and human principles and values established in CRES 2008, which consider higher education as a universal human right, a social public good and a duty of the States.