About the Latin American Program

The Latin American Program and its institutes on Mexico and Brazil serve as a bridge between the United States and Latin America, providing a nonpartisan forum for experts from throughout the region and the world to discuss the most critical issues facing the Hemisphere.more

The Latest from the Latin American Program

Seguridad Ciudadana en México

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October 28, 2014 // 9:00am5:00pm
Taller sobre seguridad ciudadana en México organizado por el Woodrow Wilson Center, la Coorporación Andina de Fomento (CAF) y el Instituto Tecnológico de Monterrey. more
Webcast

How Marijuana Regulation is Affecting Public Attitudes in Uruguay and Elsewhere

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February 24, 2015 // 9:00am11:00am
A discussion with three leading researchers from the Latin America Marijuana Research Initiative (LAMRI) who have just completed extensive field work and surveys about marijuana regulation in Uruguay. more

Can the U.S. Have Normal Diplomatic Relations with Cuba?

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March 02, 2015 // 10:00am11:00am
Join us BY PHONE as three experts in the U.S. and Cuba discuss the results of these crucial talks and what might be done to put relations on a better path. more
Webcast

Latin America Elections: An Overview

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Feb 25, 2015
Latin America is in the midst of an election “super cycle” with various votes being cast during a period spanning 2014-2015. Wilson Center Latin American Program Director, Cynthia Arnson provides an overview. That’s the focus of this edition of Wilson Center NOW. more

President Solís’ popularity declines as economy worsens, Costa Rica researcher tells Washington panel

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Feb 24, 2015
The Woodrow Wilson Center is mentioned in an article regarding the event hosted by the Latin American Program, El País, NTN24, and IDEA International on the region's electoral cycle. more

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Can the U.S. Have Normal Diplomatic Relations with Cuba?

March 02, 2015 // 10:00am11:00am

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