Latin American Program in the News: Latin America sees violent crime

by CNN

Jan 10, 2014

In this interview with CNN, Eric L. Olson, Associate Director of the Latin American Program, describes the roots of violent crime in Latin America, including connections with drug trafficking, and what governments are doing to address the situation.  He also discusses drug policies, including marijuana legalization in some U.S. states and some parts of Latin America. 

To watch this interview go here

Upcoming Events


Inequality in a Lower Growth Latin America

January 26, 2015 // 12:00pm2:00pm

Innovations in Citizen Security in Ecuador

January 30, 2015 // 9:00am10:30am

Falling Oil Prices: Changing Implications for Global Producers

February 04, 2015 // 1:30pm4:15pm

Experts & Staff