Latin America Events

Report Presentation: Borderless Innovation: Catalyzing the Competitiveness of the San Diego-Baja California Region

May 23, 2006 // 9:00am11:00am
Mexico Institute
WithJerry Sanders, Mayor of the City of San Diego;Eugenio Elorduy, Governor of Baja California;Mary L. Walshok, Vice Chancellor, University of California, San Diego;Rodrigo Gutiérrez Sández, Director, CENTRIS;Jessie K. Knight Jr., President/CEO, San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce;Daniel Romero, President, Tijuana Chambers of Commerce (CCE);Moderator: Malin Burnham, Chairman, Burnham Foundation

Brazil's President as Working Class Raposa (Fox): Understanding Lula the Politician

May 10, 2006 // 1:30pm3:00pm
Brazil Institute
With John D. French, Woodrow Wilson Center Fellow and Associate Professor of History, Duke UniversityComment by: Margaret Keck, The Johns Hopkins University; Sérgio Dávila, Folha de São Paulo

The State of the Mexican Election: A Journalistic Perspective

May 09, 2006 // 8:00am10:00am
Mexico Institute
This event is co-sponsored by the Americas Society and the Council of the Americas and will take place in New York City

The Future of the Andean Region

May 02, 2006 // 3:00pm5:00pm
Latin American Program
With Marcelo Giugale, Director, Andean Region, The World Bank; andCarol Wise, Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar and Associate Professor of International Relations, University of Southern California

Urban Crime and Violence in Brazil: Combating Citizens' Sense of Insecurity

April 28, 2006 // 9:00am11:30am
Brazil Institute
Claudio Beato, Director, Center for Crime and Public Safety Studies, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil; Bernice Van Bronkhorst, Urban Social Specialist, Latin America and Caribbean Region, the World Bank; Luis Bitencourt, Professor, Center for Hemispheric Defense Studies, National Defense University; Commentator, John D French, Associate Professor of History, Duke University

Live Webcast - Latin America and the United States: The Future of the Relationship

April 25, 2006 // 2:00pm5:00pm
Latin American Program

Book Launch: Enforcing the Rule of Law

April 18, 2006 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Latin American Program
Enrique Peruzzotti, Universidad Torcuato di Tella; Commentary by Felipe Agüero, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and University of Miami and Leonardo Avrizter, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, and Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais

Participatory Governance: Strengthening Democracy in Brazil

April 11, 2006 // 12:00pm1:30pm
Brazil Institute
Leonardo Avritzer, Associate Professor, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil, and author of Democracy and the Public Space in Latin America; Commentator, Andrew Selee, Director, Mexico Institute, Woodrow Wilson Center

Social and Cultural Dynamics of the U.S.-Mexico Border with José Manuel Valenzuela Arce

April 07, 2006 // 9:30am11:00am
Mexico Institute
This presentation was co-hosted by the Cultural Institute of Mexico as part of its exhibition: "Tijuana: Strange New World"

The April 9 Presidential Election in Peru

April 05, 2006 // 8:30am10:00am
Latin American Program
with Carlos Basombrío, Capital Humano y Social, S.A., and Peru 21 and Professor Julio Carrión, University of Delaware

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