April 22, 2011 // 9:00am — 11:00am
The first round of Peru's highly contested presidential election on April 10, 2011 has lead to a run-off between Ollanata Humala and Keiko Fujimori. Three distinguished guests discuss the meaning of the first round results.
April 07, 2011 // 9:00am — 12:00pm
Participants from the World Bank present the findings of the Bank's new landmark report Crime and Violence in Central America, followed by comments by distinguished practitioners and researchers from the region.
March 16, 2011 // 3:00pm — 4:00pm
In anticipation of President Barack Obama’s trip in March 2011 to Brazil, Chile, and El Salvador, the Latin American Program and the Brazil Institute hosted a discussion with two of the principle architects of U.S. policy in the region.
February 01, 2011 // 8:30am — 10:00am
The ambassadors discuss U.S. policy priorities in Central America, including issues of organized crime, democratic governance, and trade.
January 26, 2011 // 4:30pm — 5:30pm
Vice President Garzón, describes an ambitious program of domestic and foreign policy initiatives mapped out during the administration’s first months in office.
December 14, 2010 // 9:30am — 11:30am
Panelists explore the specific, local dynamics of organized crime in El Salvador, Honduras, and Guatemala and the transnational nature of the major criminal networks in the region.
December 13, 2010 // 9:00am — 1:00pm
A seminar was held to analyze Honduras' internal struggles and isolation from the Inter-American system.
October 29, 2010 // 12:00pm — 1:30pm
Luis Maira and Ernesto Calvo seek to explain the influence of U.S. neo-conservatives on right-wing political parties in Latin America.
October 25, 2010 // 12:00pm — 1:30pm
Carlos Fernando Chamorro, Founder and Editor of Confidencial, discusses Nicaragua's state affairs and eroding democracy following Nicaragua's Supreme Court decision to allow President Daniel Ortega to run for consecutive re-election.
September 30, 2010 // 12:30pm — 2:30pm
This seminar explored the Human Opportunity Index, designed to measure difference in access within and among countries of the region.