Latin America News

Intern with the Latin American Program

Nov 07, 2011
The Latin American Program of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars seeks spring, summer, and fall interns with an interest in, coursework related to, and/or experience working on Latin American issues.
Celso Lafer

50 Years of Science in Brazil and Challenges Ahead

Nov 01, 2011
Three of the Sao Paulo Research Foundation's most prominent contributors talk about the future of Brazil's growing commitment to science and research.

Seven Ways Seven Billion People Affect the Planet

Oct 31, 2011
Seven billion people now live on earth, only a dozen years after global population hit six billion. But the seven billion milestone is not about sheer numbers: Demographic trends will significantly impact the planet’s resources and peoples’ security.

U.S.-Mexico Security Cooperation Portal

Sep 15, 2011
Information on the U.S.-Mexico security cooperation, including reports, policy briefs, key headlines and analysis.

U.S. Immigration Policy since 9/11: Understanding the Stalemate Over Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Aug 24, 2011
In a new MPI report, Marc Rosenblum examines the political landscape that emerged after 9/11, detailing legislative actions that resulted in new enforcement mandates and failed efforts to enact comprehensive immigration reform.

Mexico Public Policy Scholars Program

Jul 08, 2011
The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and the Mexican Council on Foreign Relations (COMEXI) are pleased to announce this year's Mexico Public Policy Scholars Program.

Convocatoria: Programa De Estancias De Investigacion Academica En Politicas Públicas

Jul 08, 2011
El Instituto México del Woodrow Wilson Center y el Consejo Mexicano de Asuntos Internacionales (COMEXI) anuncian la apertura de la Convocatoria para el Programa De Estancias De Investigacion Academica En Politicas Públicas

2009-2010 Annual Report

May 25, 2011
Take a look at the Brazil Institute's 2009-2010 Annual Report

Woodrow Wilson Center-Washington Post Fellows Featured in Newspaper

Apr 01, 2011
For the third straight year, the Washington Post is featuring articles about Latin America from five Woodrow Wilson Center-Washington Post Fellows. The program brings professional journalists from Latin America to Washington for a three-week exchange of dialogue and professional development.

Citizen Security in the Americas: An Analysis of Trends and Public Policies

Mar 11, 2011
The Latin American Program is pleased to release a reference guide to papers related to its work on citizen security.

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