June 02, 2009 // 8:45am — 6:00pm
This conference celebrated the contributions of Margaret E. Crahan, Director of the Kozmetsky Center, to human rights scholarship and activism over many decades.
May 28, 2009 // 8:30am — 10:00am
Paul Gootenberg's new book, Andean Cocaine: The Making of a Global Drug, provided an opportunity to link contemporary issues and drug policies in the Unites States, Latin America, and the world with the historical record of cocaine in the Andes.
May 12, 2009 // 4:00pm — 6:00pm
Three experts reflected on the current political situation in Ecuador and on relevant background in the newly-published The Ecuador Reader.
April 03, 2009 // 9:00am — 11:00am
A panel reflected on the meaning of the V Summit of the Americas as a forum for addressing the hemisphere's most pressing problems.
March 27, 2009 // 8:30am — 12:30pm
A group of experts – former trade negotiators, analysts and scholars – discussed how Latin America's experience in negotiating and implement FTAs can inform a new U.S. trade policy.
March 24, 2009 // 8:30am — 10:00am
The EU is now engaged in a process of normalizing relations with Havana. Much like the United States, it finds itself trying to strike a balance between sectors.
March 19, 2009 // 4:00pm — 5:30pm
Washington area's anti-corruption and Latin America specialists gathered to connect contemporary issues of corruption in Latin America and the world with the historical record of corruption, particularly in Peru.
Offsite event: A Discussion with Frank Pearl, Colombia's High Counselor for Social and Economic Reintegration
February 25, 2009 // 7:30am — 9:00am
Pearl, a former businessman, discussed the progress of these programs, the prospects for further demobilizations, and the role of the international community.
February 12, 2009 // 8:00am — 12:00pm
The conference featured leading experts on topics such as Plan Merida, public security, crime and violence in Central America.
February 09, 2009 // 2:00pm — 4:30pm
A panel of experts from both countries analyzed electoral trends and results and their implications for the future of democratic governance in the region.