Latin America News

Convocatoria: Programa De Estancias De Investigacion Academica En Politicas Públicas

Jul 08, 2011
El Instituto México del Woodrow Wilson Center y el Consejo Mexicano de Asuntos Internacionales (COMEXI) anuncian la apertura de la Convocatoria para el Programa De Estancias De Investigacion Academica En Politicas Públicas

2009-2010 Annual Report

May 25, 2011
Take a look at the Brazil Institute's 2009-2010 Annual Report

Woodrow Wilson Center-Washington Post Fellows Featured in Newspaper

Apr 01, 2011
For the third straight year, the Washington Post is featuring articles about Latin America from five Woodrow Wilson Center-Washington Post Fellows. The program brings professional journalists from Latin America to Washington for a three-week exchange of dialogue and professional development.

Citizen Security in the Americas: An Analysis of Trends and Public Policies

Mar 11, 2011
The Latin American Program is pleased to release a reference guide to papers related to its work on citizen security.

Mexican President Felipe Calderón Addresses North American Economy, Migration, Organized Crime in Public Forum

Mar 08, 2011
Enhanced economic integration is needed to make North America more competitive against other world trading blocs, Mexican President Felipe Calderón Hinojosa said at a March 3 public forum co-sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson Center and the Council of the Americas. In his prepared remarks, Calderón stressed the deep economic interdependence that exists between the United States and Mexico and noted that one million U.S. families are employed by Mexican-owned companies.

Latin American Program Staff in the Media

Mar 04, 2011
We are pleased to share with you a list of media outlets in which Latin American Program staff members have been featured recently.

Program Assistant Position Open

Jan 20, 2011
The Brazil Institute is hiring a Program Assistant. The Assistant will work as the principal administrative support and research assistant to the Director of the Brazil Institute.

The Business of Governing Brazil

Jan 04, 2011
Wilson Center Brazil Institute Director Paulo Sotero writes, "Being the first woman to reach the presidency in Latin America's biggest nation will likely add to her burden of succeeding the most popular Brazilian leader in history."

Brazil Elects First Female President

Jan 03, 2011
Brazil has just sworn in its first female president, Dilma Rousseff, who follows on the heels of the ever-popular outgoing President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva. Panelists at several recent Brazil Institute events speculate on the challenges and priorities of the new administration.

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