(VELINO) Roma, 11 Dec - Italian ambassador to Argentina, TeresaCastaldo, visited the city of Lomas de Zamora in the provinceof Buenos Aires to meet consular officer Francesca CarduraniMeloni and agency staff. The trip provided an opportunity toinspect the facilities and look at the main issues faced by theconsular district of Lomas de Zamora. However, the agency isvery active on several fronts, not just the strictly consularones. This is so much the case that multi-sectoral initiativesinvolving the consular officer are organised on a regularbasis. These included a presentation of the UniversalExhibition in Milan in 2015, held on Nov. 29 at the ChristopherColumbus society. The mission was also part of the programme ofvisits by the ambassador to Italian consular offices inArgentina to improve their efficiency and effectiveness inproviding services to Italians and the local population. Tothis end Ambassador Castaldo this year has already visited theconsulates general of Buenos Aires, Cordoba, Bahia Blanca andRosario, as well as the consulates of Mendoza and Mar delPlata. vel.