April 09, 2013 // 8:45am — 1:00pm
The Latin America Program presented two panels to examine the transnational nature of organized criminal groups and illicit trafficking, and how to combat this threat.
Cooperation in South America for the Promotion and Protection of Patents and Trademarks - the PROSUR Initiative
April 03, 2013 // 3:00pm — 5:00pm
On Wednesday April 3, the Wilson Center convenes a panel to discuss intellectual property rights through the Prosur initiative.
March 28, 2013 // 9:00am — 11:00am
The Latin American Program and Vanderbilt University's Latin American Public Opinion Project (LAPOP) are bringing together a panel of experts to discuss public perceptions of China in the region and how these compare to public perceptions of the U.S.
March 22, 2013 // 9:00am — 11:00am
This event is co-sponsored with the Kellogg Institute for International Studies, University of Notre Dame.
March 06, 2013 // 11:15am — 12:00pm
Wilson Center Latin American Program experts answered media questions about the death of Hugo Chavez and the future of Venezuela and U.S.-Venezuela relations.
February 28, 2013 // 9:00am — 11:00am
The Latin American Program and Vanderbilt University's Latin American Public Opinion Project (LAPOP) bring together a panel to discuss Central American perceptions of crime, violence, and public security in their countries and possible implications for policy.
February 25, 2013 // 4:00pm — 5:30pm
A discussion of the evolving political situation in Venezuela in light of President Hugo Chávez's prolonged absence from the country.
February 21, 2013 // 4:00pm — 5:30pm
Four members of Hoyas for Immigrant Rights, a student advocacy organization at Georgetown University, presented a panel discussion on being young and undocumented.
February 07, 2013 // 3:00pm — 4:30pm
Nearly 50% of the Haitian population is under the age of 18. Thus restructuring Haiti’s education system is the Government of Haiti’s top priority, a challenge complicated by the devastating 2010 earthquake. The Haitian Minister of Education, along with U.S. education reform expert Paul G. Vallas, share the details, the challenges, the progress and the need to realize Haiti’s vision for its future through education.
January 30, 2013 // 9:00am — 11:00am
A discussion on the Peace Process in Colombia led by Enrique Santos Calderón, brother of the President of Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos.