Cynthia J. Arnson, Director of the Latin American Program, joined a panel of experts in testifying before the U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations to discuss the crisis in Central America and what's driving the exodus of unaccompanied minors.
Latin American Program in the News: Arnson ’76 Edits Book On Postwar Democratization in Latin America
Director Cynthia Arnson was mentioned for her book, which focuses on the relationship of internal armed conflict to postwar democratization in Latin America, centering on Colombia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Nicaragua and Peru.
Latin American Program in the News: Debatieron un nuevo paradigma de acción estatal frente al narcotráfico
Latin American Program Global Fellow Juan Carlos Garzón leads a panel with different Argentinean government officials, academics, and civil society on alternative ways to combat narcotrafficking.
In Oslo, the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, and the government will also focus on agrarian reform and victims' rights, among other issues. Steve Dudley, Wilson Center Fellow, voiced optimism that Colombia could avoid a new wave of killings if a peace accord is signed.