Mexico Events


Reviewing the U.S.-Mexico Security Relationship

September 17, 2012 // 12:00pm1:15pm
Mexico Institute
Secretary Napolitano has served as Secretary of Homeland Security under President Barack Obama since 2008 and was previously Governor of Arizona. Alejandro Poiré is Mexico’s Secretary of the Interior. He served previously as National Security Advisor, Director of the National Intelligence Center, and Professor at Harvard University.

A Film Screening of "Reportero"

September 14, 2012 // 4:00pm7:30pm
Mexico Institute
The Woodrow Wilson Center and the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting invite you to a screening of: "Reportero." A reception will follow the screening.

The Peace Movement in Mexico: Efforts to bring justice to the victims of violence in the country

September 11, 2012 // 8:30am10:00am
Mexico Institute
The Mexico Institute is pleased to invite you to, "The Peace Movement in Mexico: Efforts to bring justice to the victims of violence in the country." This event will be an opportunity to learn more about the Peace Movement, its work to give voice to the victims of violence in the country, and its dialogue with the Mexican government to discuss ways to end the violence in Mexico and bring justice to the victims.

The Future of U.S.-Mexico Relations (at the Democratic National Convention)

September 04, 2012 // 9:30am11:00am
Mexico Institute

The Trans-Pacific Partnership and the Future of International Trade

August 08, 2012 // 2:00pm5:00pm
Program on America and the Global Economy
As the major trade initiative of the Obama Administration, the Trans-Pacific Partnership will broaden trade in the Pacific and may create a template for future, global trade negotiations.

Latino Leadership Project: A Latino Perspective on U.S. Foreign Policy

July 23, 2012 // 9:30am11:00am
Mexico Institute
The Woodrow Wilson Center's Mexico Institute, together with the Pacific Council on International Policy, hosted a presentation on a Latino Perspective on U.S. Foreign Policy.

How to Build a 21st Century Border

July 16, 2012 // 2:00pm4:00pm
Mexico Institute
As one of the architects of the 21st Century Border initiative, Alan Bersin, Assistant Secretary of International Affairs and Chief Diplomatic Officer for the Department of Homeland Security, delivered a keynote address at a discussion on developing efficient and secure border management strategies.
Photograph taken by Daniel Borman, 2007

Disrupting Money Laundering by Mexican Transnational Organized Crime

May 18, 2012 // 8:30am10:00am
Mexico Institute
Proceeds from the sale of illegal drugs and other trafficking activities are the life-blood of transnational organized crime. The process of “laundering” this money is a critical element in the criminal enterprise, but governmental efforts to disrupt the flow of dirty money have had mixed results.

Energy in the Americas

May 11, 2012 // 9:00am10:30am
Mexico Institute
Ambassador Carlos Pascual discussed regional development of renewable energies in the context of U.S. global energy policy. Duncan Wood then launched a series of new reports entitled, "RE-Energizing the Border: Renewable Energy, Green Jobs and Border Infrastructure."
Hillary Clinton at G-20 Foreign Ministers Summit

Mexico and the G-20 Leader’s Summit in Los Cabos

May 01, 2012 // 2:45pm4:45pm
Mexico Institute
Mexico currently holds the presidency of the G-20 and will be hosting the upcoming Leader's Summit this June. There was a discussion on Mexico's approach to the G-20 presidency and the major issues on the agenda for the Los Cabos meeting.