Jane Harman announces appointment of Duncan Wood as the new director of the Mexico Institute.
This publication reviews social reforms and the role of the state in social issues in the 1990s and addresses what policy reforms are still necessary.
Decentralization, Democratic Governance, and Civil Society in Comparative Perspective: Africa, Asia, and Latin America
This book studies the relation of decentralization to democratization at both intermediate and local levels and analyzes how decentralization is transforming the relationship between the state and civil society. The publication presents case studies from six countries in three continents.
Latin American Program in the News: Raúl Castro busca reinserción regional de Cuba como anfitrión de la Celac
This article discusses CELAC and Raúl Castro's hope to seek regional reintegration of Cuba. Latin American Program Director Cynthia J. Arnson comments on the opportunity that CELAC provides for this reintegration. This article is in Spanish.
Latin American Program in the News: Cynthia Arnson sobre El Salvador: La intensa polarización es un obstáculo a la lucha contra grupos criminales
This article features an interview with Cynthia Arnson about criminal groups in El Salvador. This article is in Spanish.