December 14, 2011 // 12:45pm — 4:30pm
The Good Neighbor Environmental Board and the Mexico Institute hosted the release of a report and a discussion on border environmental issues. In addition, Senior Energy Consultant Duncan Wood presented his latest research on border renewable energy development.
December 12, 2011 // 3:00pm — 5:00pm
Book Launch: "Politics, Identity, and Mexico's Indigenous Rights Movements" and "Popular Movements in Autocracies: Religion, Repression, and Indigenous Collective Action in Mexico"
December 01, 2011 // 10:30am — 12:00pm
The Woodrow Wilson Center’s Mexico Institute, American University’s Department of Government, and American University’s Center for Latin American and Latino Studies were glad to host a discussion with the authors of two new books: "Politics, Identity, and Mexico's Indigenous Rights Movements" and "Popular Movements in Autocracies: Religion, Repression, and Indigenous Collective Action in Mexico"
Javier Arturo Valdez Cárdenas, 2011 Committee to Protect Journalists International Press Freedom Awardee
November 18, 2011 // 9:00am — 10:30am
The Woodrow Wilson Center’s Mexico Institute was pleased to host a discussion with Javier Arturo Valdez Cárdenas; 2011 Committee to Protect Journalists International Press Freedom Awardee.
November 03, 2011 // 4:00pm — 5:30pm
The Mexico Institute was happy to host Robert A. Pastor as he presented his new book, "The North American Idea". Mexican Ambassador Arturo Sarukhan and Canadian Minister Kevin O'Shea participated as discussants.
November 03, 2011 // 8:30am — 11:30am
Latin American Program
The authors of a new CNA study on the effects of criminal organizations and illicit trafficking on Guatemala’s border communities discussed theirs findings together with others.
October 27, 2011 // 3:00pm — 4:30pm
On October 27th, 2011, the Mexico Institute was pleased to host renowned Mexican poet Javier Sicilia's for a discussion on the current state of violence in his home country. Sicilia was joined by colleagues from the movement he co-founded: Peace Movement in Mexico.
October 21, 2011 // 9:30am — 11:00am
The Mexico Institute and the Inter-American dialogue were pleased to receive Mexican congresswoman Josefina Vázquez Mota for the latest installment of the series Dialogues with Mexico/ Diálogos con México in Washington.
October 11, 2011 // 10:00am — 11:15am
The Mexico Institute was pleased to host the latest installment in the series of Dialogues with Mexico/Diálogos con México, featuring Andrés Manuel López Obrador, former mayor of Mexico City.
October 07, 2011 // 9:00am — 10:30am
On October 7th, the Mexico Institute hosted a discussion on organized crime groups in Mexico and how they have diversified their activities to include human smuggling along the US-Mexico border.