Wilson Center News

Mexico's Involvement in UN Peacekeeping Operations

Oct 21, 2014
“Peña Nieto’s decision is neither unprecedented, nor does it assume commitments that had not been previously undertaken during the signing of the United Nations Charter in 1945.” Check out our latest infographic about Mexico's participation in UN peacekeeping operations.

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A vulnerable Rousseff will face a surging Neves in the final round

Oct 06, 2014
President Dilma Rousseff failed to secure an absolute majority of votes in the first ballot of Brazil’s elections and will face senator Aécio Neves, a popular former governor of the state of Minas Gerais, in a final round scheduled for Sunday October 26.

Latin America elections: Is the ‘Pink Tide’ washing away?

Oct 06, 2014
Latin America Program Director Cynthia Arnson and Associate Director Eric Olson comment about upcoming elections in Latin America.

Uruguay y EE.UU. ultiman detalles sobre traslado de presos de Guantánamo al país sudamericano

Oct 03, 2014
This article quotes remarks made by The Honorable Luis Almagro regarding Guantanamo during the Latin American Program's event "Four Keys for Re-Launching the OAS". This article is in Spanish.

Canciller uruguayo pide mayor integración del Caribe al presentar propuestas para liderar OEA

Oct 03, 2014
This article quotes The Honorable Luis Almagro's discussion of the need to better incorporate the Caribbean into the OAS during the Latin American Program's event "Four Keys for Re-Launching the OAS". This article is in Spanish.

Uruguay y EEUU siguen ajustando detalles de traslado de presos de Guantánamo(canciller)

Oct 03, 2014
This article quotes remarks made by The Honorable Luis Almagro regarding Guantanamo during the Latin American Program's event "Four Keys for Re-Launching the OAS". This article is in Spanish.

The Wilson Quarterly

Afghanistan

Kubra in her workshop. (Photo by Justin Sutcliffe/Polaris)

As the U.S. prepares to withdraw from the longest war in its history, a look at the lives changed, promises made, and ideas shaped by war in Afghanistan.

Dialogue

The Future of Higher Education

Mar 26, 2014Apr 02, 2014

Jeff Abernathy and Richard Morrill discuss how colleges and universities are dealing with rapidly rising costs and how the United States can still compete for students in a globalized environment.