The Americas and the World: Public Opinion and Foreign Policy in Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, And Peru

November 29, 2011 // 2:30pm5:00pm
CIDE University in Mexico City, the Woodrow Wilson Center’s Latin American Program, the Inter-American Dialogue, the Latin American Initiative at the Brookings Institution, and the CSIS America’s Program were pleased to host the launch of the report on public opinion in the Americas.

Javier Arturo Valdez Cárdenas, 2011 Committee to Protect Journalists International Press Freedom Awardee

November 18, 2011 // 9:00am10:30am
The Woodrow Wilson Center’s Mexico Institute was pleased to host a discussion with Javier Arturo Valdez Cárdenas; 2011 Committee to Protect Journalists International Press Freedom Awardee.

Discussion with Enrique Peña Nieto

November 14, 2011 // 10:30am
Mr. Peña Nieto is the former governor of the State of Mexico and is a leading voice within in the PRI party. The Wilson Center's Mexico Institute was happy to host the former governor for a talk entitled “The Mexico of Today.”

Book Launch: The North American Idea

November 03, 2011 // 4:00pm5:30pm
The Mexico Institute was happy to host Robert A. Pastor as he presented his new book, "The North American Idea". Mexican Ambassador Arturo Sarukhan and Canadian Minister Kevin O'Shea participated as discussants.

The Peace Movement in Mexico: Efforts to bring justice to the victims of violence in the country

October 27, 2011 // 3:00pm4:30pm
On October 27th, 2011, the Mexico Institute was pleased to host renowned Mexican poet Javier Sicilia's for a discussion on the current state of violence in his home country. Sicilia was joined by colleagues from the movement he co-founded: Peace Movement in Mexico.

Dialogues with Mexico / Diálogos con México, featuring Josefina Vázquez Mota

October 21, 2011 // 9:30am11:00am
The Mexico Institute and the Inter-American dialogue were pleased to receive Mexican congresswoman Josefina Vázquez Mota for the latest installment of the series Dialogues with Mexico/ Diálogos con México in Washington.

Dialogues with Mexico/Diálogos con México featuring Andrés Manuel López Obrador

October 11, 2011 // 10:00am11:15am
The Mexico Institute was pleased to host the latest installment in the series of Dialogues with Mexico/Diálogos con México, featuring Andrés Manuel López Obrador, former mayor of Mexico City.

Human Smuggling and Organized Crime in Mexico: Three Case Studies

October 07, 2011 // 9:00am10:30am
On October 7th, the Mexico Institute hosted a discussion on organized crime groups in Mexico and how they have diversified their activities to include human smuggling along the US-Mexico border.

Is the Border Broken? Rethinking the Conventional Wisdom

September 12, 2011 // 4:00pm
The Mexico Institute in conjunction with the Immigration Policy Center, hosted a discussion with key researches and policy makers to discuss the complexities of U.S.-Mexico border policies.

Homero Campa Butron on “Tres Episodios en Una Relación Tri-Lateral”

August 25, 2011 // 12:00pm2:00pm
The absence of diplomatic relations between Cuba and the United States has made Mexico a frequent intermediary when controversies arise between the two nations. At the same time, Mexico’s perceived closeness to the United States has, on occasion, unsettled the country’s historically warm relations with Havana, possibly compromising its position as an effective negotiator. Mexico, Cuba, and the United States have a “triangular” relationship, with Mexico frequently playing a fulcrum role that places it in the middle of important Cuba-U.S. issues, especially on migration, said Homero Campa Butrón, Public Policy Scholar In-Residence at the Woodrow Wilson Center.


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