Latin America News

América Latina debe aplicar reformas para bajar desigualdad

Jan 26, 2015
The Woodrow Wilson Center is mentioned in an article that refers to comments made by Chief Economist of the World Bank, Augusto de la Torre, during the event "Inequality in a Lower Growth Latin America" hosted by the Latin American Program. This article is in Spanish.

US drafts new assistance plan for Central America

Jan 26, 2015
Eric Olson, Associate Director of the Latin American Program, is quoted in this article on a new assistance plan to Central America.
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Citizen Security in Mexico: Getting Better or Getting Worse?

Jan 23, 2015
In this edition of CONTEXT, Alejandro Hope (Mexican Institute for Competitiveness), and David Shirk (University of San Diego), review efforts to improve citizen security in Mexico in 2014. They also look ahead to what we can expect in 2015. Is the situation getting better or worse? The answer to that question has a lot to do with where you’re looking. Our guests sort through the good and bad news with an eye toward the future.

Glued to TVs, Cubans Cheer U.S. Talks

Jan 23, 2015
Cynthia Arnson, Director of the Latin American Program, is quoted in this article on the progress of U.S.-Cuba relations.

Los Efectos de los Diálogos Cuba - EEUU

Jan 22, 2015
Cynthia Arnson is interviewed by Noticias Caracol regarding the Cuba-U.S. talks. This interview is in Spanish.

O que os EUA esperam de visita a Cuba?

Jan 21, 2015
Cynthia Arnson, Director of the Latin American Program, is quoted in this article about the visit of a U.S. delegation to Cuba. This article is in Portuguese.

Thaw Begins On U.S.-Cuba Relationship Frozen In Time

Jan 20, 2015
Cynthia J. Arnson is interviewed in an NPR segment on U.S.-Cuba relations.

Leonel Fernández y ex presidentes analizarán futuro de la región

Jan 20, 2015
This article mentions the participation of Latin American Program Director, Cynthia Arnson, in the III International Forum of Santo Domingo hosted by former President Leonel Fernández in the Dominican Republic. This article is in Spanish.

"Building Resilient Communities in Mexico: Civic Responses to Crime and Violence" Briefing Paper Series

Jan 14, 2015
This briefing series is a continuation of the project "Building Resilient Communities in Mexico: Civic Responses to Crime and Violence," a multiyear effort by the Mexico Institute at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and the Justice in Mexico Project at the University of San Diego to analyze the obstacles to and opportunities for improving citizen security in Mexico.

La hora oscura del Alba

Jan 13, 2015
En la cumbre de La Habana, la más reciente, el Alba festejó sus 10 años, pero no asistieron todos los presidentes.

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