Latin American Program in the News: Chavez died of heart attack, says head of security

"There's really no one who can step into those shoes," Arnson said.

Cynthia Arnson Testified Before House Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere

Cindy Arnson, Director of the Latin American Program, joined a panel of experts in testifying before the U.S. House Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere on challenges to democracy in the Western Hemisphere.

Latin American Program in the News: New IDB book outlines need for tax reforms in Latin America and the Caribbean to further region’s development

This article cites the Wilson Center-hosted launch of the new IDB taxation report, "More than Revenue."

Peace Initiatives and Colombia's Armed Conflict

This report is a result of an April 3, 2008 conference co-sponsored with Bogotá's Fundación Ideas para la Paz to assess the state of peace initiatives with the FARC, ELN, and paramilitary groups.

Argentina's Social Default

This publication is a report on a conference with panels on "Public Policy Choices to Address Poverty and Inequality" and "The Role of NGOs in Poverty Alleviation in Argentina."

Cuba and its Neighbors: The Challenges of Change

In the aftermath of Raúl Castro's rise to power, this conference examined the recent evolution of key areas of Cuba's international agenda - hemispheric relations, tourism, foreign investment and economy, energy, and security. Conference experts explained the challenges confronting Cuba as it seeks a better international economic and political insertion.


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