Latin America News

"Latin America's Electoral Cycle 2014-15" Forum Held at the Wilson Center

Feb 24, 2015
The Woodrow Wilson Center is mentioned in an article regarding the event hosted by the Latin American Program and International IDEA on the region's electoral cycle.

Cuba’s Tech Start-up Sector: ‘People Are Hungry to Work’

Feb 24, 2015
Cynthia Arnson, Director of the Latin American Program, is quoted in this article on the impact of U.S.-Cuba negotiations on technology and the economy.

“En América Latina hay consenso sobre el valor de la democracia”

Feb 20, 2015
The Woodrow Wilson Center is mentioned in an article regarding the event hosted by the Latin American Program and IDEA International on the region's electoral cycle. This article is in Spanish.

Drowning PEMEX?

Feb 19, 2015
Due to the energy reform in Mexico, PEMEX lost exclusivity in the supply chain on virtually all hydrocarbon activities; now, PEMEX has to compete. Insofar as the reform states, PEMEX will continue operating as the national oil company, and it is expected to do so in the same conditions as other competing companies. That seems fine, until reality reveals its fiscal situation.

2015 Summer Institute on Conducting Archival Research

Feb 18, 2015
The Wilson Center and the George Washington University seek applications from Ph.D. students from the US and abroad working on international relations and modern history for the 2015 Summer Institute on Conducting Archival Research (SICAR)

Así son los nuevos vientos politicos que soplan en América Latina

Feb 12, 2015
The Woodrow Wilson Center is mentioned in an article regarding the event hosted by the Latin American Program and IDEA International on the region's electoral cycle. This article is in Spanish.

¿Qué ocurre con la policía mejor pagada de América Latina?

Feb 12, 2015
This article quotes José Serrano, Minister of the Interior of Ecuador, during the Wilson Center event, "Innovations in Citizen Security in Ecuador" organized by the Latin American Program.

The Mexican State and Transparency

Feb 11, 2015
In this info-graphic, the Mexico Institute illustrates measures undertaken by the Mexican State to address challenges of transparency and corruption.

How to Boost Border Competitiveness? Just Ask the Folks There.

Feb 10, 2015
Christopher Wilson and Erik Lee discuss seven ideas to strengthen competitiveness at the U.S.-Mexico border. These ideas are drawn from a compilation of 27 ways to strengthen border competitiveness, outlined in the report "The U.S.-Mexico Border Economy in Transition."

América Latina y sus retos electorales, a debate en Washington

Feb 10, 2015
The Woodrow Wilson Center is mentioned in an article regarding the event hosted by the Latin American Program and IDEA International on the region's electoral cycle. This article is in Spanish.

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