March 03, 2011 // 3:00pm — 4:00pm
Enhanced economic integration is needed to make North America more competitive against other world trading blocs, Mexican President Felipe Calderon Hinojosa said at a March 4 public forum cosponsored by The Wilson Center and the Council of the Americas.
March 01, 2011 // 12:30pm — 3:45pm
Alan Bersin, Commissioner, Customs and Border Protection, Assistant Secretary for International Affairs, and Special Representative for Border Affairs; Andrew Selee, Director, Woodrow Wilson Center Mexico Institute; Gerónimo Gutiérrez, Managing Director, North American Development Bank; Stewart Tuttle, U.S.-Mexico Border Affairs Coordinator, Department of State; Ralph Scalise, Southern Border Program Office, GSA; Enrique Escorza Zamudio, Head of Section, Political and Border Affairs, Embassy of Mexico; Jackie Mitchell Edwards COO, The Paso del Norte Group; Rep. Russ Jones, Arizona House of Representatives and Member, Border Legislative Conference; Victor Mendez, Administrator, Federal Highway Administration, U.S. DOT
February 15, 2011 // 11:30am — 1:30pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
Panelists Liza Grandia, assistant professor of international development and social change at Clark University, and Jason Bremner, director of population, health, and environment at the Population Reference Bureau, argued that meeting the needs of Latin America's rural communities is therefore key to conserving Latin America's forests.
January 28, 2011 // 8:00am — 1:00pm
January 18, 2011 // 2:00pm — 4:00pm
Jonathan Fox, Professor, Latin American and Latino Studies, University of California-Santa Cruz; Mauricio Merino, Director, Division of Public Administration, Center for Economic Research and Teaching (CIDE); John Scott, Professor, CIDE; Libby Haight, Program Officer for Partnership Initiative, International Budget Partnership; Timothy Wise, Director, Research and Policy Program, Global Development and Environmental Institute, Tufts University
November 18, 2010 // 7:45am — 2:00pm
November 17, 2010 // 7:30am — 9:30am
Silence or Death in Mexico's Press: Crime, Violence, and Corruption Are Destroying the Country's Journalism
November 08, 2010 // 12:30pm — 2:00pm
November 05, 2010 // 9:30am — 11:30am
China Environment Forum
High expectations preceding the Copenhagen Climate talks in December 2009 created major disappointment when the talks did not produce a comprehensive agreement on controlling global greenhouse gas emissions. Climate experts stress that expectations for the December talks in Cancun need to be realistic.
October 27, 2010 // 9:00am — 11:00am
Please Join us for a panel discussion on the future of the North American Free Trade Agreement.