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Mexico Public Policy Scholars Program 2010 Announcement

Mar 16, 2010
The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and the Mexican Council on Foreign Relations (COMEXI) are pleased to announce the seventh year of the Mexico Public Policy Scholars Program. The objective of the Program is to allow a period of advanced research and a publication about political policy, in order to bring together the academic and policy communities in the United States and in Mexico.Two scholarships are available, one for the summer period of July 1 to August 27, 2010 and the other for the fall period of September 7-December 23, 2010; both based at the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington, D.C.The application deadline is April 23, 2010.

Award Dinner in Hong Kong

Mar 13, 2010
Stapleton Roy, Director of the Kissinger Institute, presented the Woodrow Wilson Awards to Chief Justice Andrew Li, for Public Service, and to Dr. Victor Fung, Chairman of Li and Fung Group, for Corporate Citizenship.

Catastrophes in our Midst

Mar 11, 2010
The Latin American Program joins the people and governments of Haiti and Chile in mourning the staggering losses from recent earthquakes.

Promoting Regional Integration and Food Security in Africa

Mar 10, 2010
Food security initiatives must include a strong focus on promoting local and regional food markets. On March 2, experts at an Africa Program conference addressed the role of African governments, the private sector and the donor community in integrating African economies at a sub-regional and regional level, with a particular focus on infrastructure and trade policies.