About the Latin American Program

The Latin American Program serves 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. The Program sponsors research, conferences, and publications aimed at deepening the understanding of Latin American and Caribbean politics, history, economics, culture, and U.S.-Latin American relations. By bringing pressing regional concerns to the attention of opinion leaders and policymakers, the Program contributes to more informed policy choices in Washington, D.C., and throughout the Hemisphere. more

The Latest from the Latin American Program

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Urban Violence: Building Safe and Inclusive Cities in Latin America

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May 13, 2015 // 9:00am11:00am
Join us for a panel discussion on policy options for building safe and inclusive cities in Latin America based on recent field research conducted in several major urban areas in the region. more
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Public Opinion and the Peace Process in Colombia

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May 04, 2015 // 12:30pm2:30pm
Researchers from Georgia State University have conducted an experimental national survey to measure public opinion regarding transitional justice and the legitimacy of a negotiated peace. more
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Latin American Energy: Issues and Prospects

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May 19, 2015 // 11:30am1:00pm
Experts will explore energy issues for the Latin American and Caribbean region, in this seventh event in the Wilson Center’s Regional and Global Energy Series. more

El pierde pierde con las FARC

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May 01, 2015
This article mentions the research presented at the Wilson Center by Georgia State University Professors on public opinion regarding transnational justice in Colombia. This article is in Spanish. more

Media Briefing: Summit of the Americas

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April 06, 2015 // 10:00am11:00am
Experts on South America, Mexico, Brazil and Canada take media questions ahead of the Summit of the Americas more

Upcoming Events

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Latin American Energy: Issues and Prospects

May 19, 2015 // 11:30am1:00pm

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