Focus on the Americas: Is a Hemispheric Environmental Treaty Possible?
In this edition of Wilson Center NOW we are joined by Benjamin Gedan, Deputy Director of the Wilson Center’s Latin American Program and Director of the Argentina Project. With the United States hosting this year’s Summit of the Americas, Gedan argues the Biden administration should put environmental protection at the center of the hemispheric agenda.
The Argentina Project is the premier institution for policy-relevant research on politics and economics in Argentina. Read more
Latin American Program
The Wilson Center’s prestigious Latin American Program provides non-partisan expertise to a broad community of decision makers in the United States and Latin America on critical policy issues facing the Hemisphere. The Program provides insightful and actionable research for policymakers, private sector leaders, journalists, and public intellectuals in the United States and Latin America. To bridge the gap between scholarship and policy action, it fosters new inquiry, sponsors high-level public and private meetings among multiple stakeholders, and explores policy options to improve outcomes for citizens throughout the Americas. Drawing on the Wilson Center’s strength as the nation’s key non-partisan forum, the Program serves as a trusted source of analysis and a vital point of contact between the worlds of scholarship and action. Read more