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Oil Sparks in the Amazon: Local Conflicts, Indigenous Populations, and Natural Resources

March 21, 2014 // 9:00am11:00am
The Latin American Program hosted a discussion of Patricia I. Vásquez's new book, "Oil Sparks in the Amazon: Local Conflicts, Indigenous Populations, and Natural Resources," which examines oil-related local conflicts in Peru, Ecuador, and Colombia.
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Education, Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the Americas

March 13, 2014 // 9:00am10:30am
In connection with the State Department’s Western Hemisphere Chief of Missions meeting, we were pleased to host a discussion with four U.S. ambassadors in the region on the central challenges to human capital formation and to taking the most advantage of globalization.

Ground Truth Briefing: Venezuela Protests: How Big the Crisis?

March 05, 2014 // 11:00am12:00pm
In this Ground Truth Briefing, three prominent experts on the ground in Venezuela will discuss the unfolding crisis.
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Social Gains in the Balance: A Challenge for Fiscal Policy in Latin America and the Caribbean

February 25, 2014 // 9:00am11:00am
The Latin American Program, the World Bank, and the Inter-American Dialogue hosted a discussion of the region's recent gains in reducing poverty and inequality.
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Elections in Latin America

January 30, 2014 // 9:00am12:30pm
A review of 2013 and looking forward to the 2014 elections in Latin America.

Roundtable Discussion with Marta Lagos

January 28, 2014 // 5:30pm7:00pm
A discussion with Director of Latinobarómetro, Marta Lagos, about the 2013 report.
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Globalization and America's Trade Agreements

January 08, 2014 // 4:00pm5:30pm
While the United States has benefited tremendously from trade agreements in the past, a number of political and structural challenges raise the question of whether trade will remain a key driving force for growth. Join Wilson Center senior scholar and former assistant U.S. trade representative William Krist as he discusses the TPP and the TTIP.
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Colombia’s Peace Process: Advances, Obstacles, and the Upcoming Electoral Season

December 06, 2013 // 9:00am11:00am
A discussion about the progress of the peace process in Colombia.
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Breaking the Taboo

November 20, 2013 // 3:00pm5:00pm
Screening of a film that takes a critical look at the “War on Drugs” and participate in the discussion to follow with two experts in the field of drug policy.
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The Honduran Presidential Election

November 15, 2013 // 3:00pm5:00pm
A discussion about what is at stake for Honduras, the Central American region, and the United States, in these elections.

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Impact of Low Oil Prices: Petro Power or Petro Poverty?

October 31, 2014 // 10:00am11:30am

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