February 28, 2013 // 9:00am — 11:00am
The Latin American Program and Vanderbilt University's Latin American Public Opinion Project (LAPOP) bring together a panel to discuss Central American perceptions of crime, violence, and public security in their countries and possible implications for policy.
February 25, 2013 // 4:00pm — 5:30pm
A discussion of the evolving political situation in Venezuela in light of President Hugo Chávez's prolonged absence from the country.
February 21, 2013 // 4:00pm — 5:30pm
Four members of Hoyas for Immigrant Rights, a student advocacy organization at Georgetown University, presented a panel discussion on being young and undocumented.
January 30, 2013 // 9:00am — 11:00am
A discussion on the Peace Process in Colombia led by Enrique Santos Calderón, brother of the President of Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos.
January 16, 2013 // 9:00am — 11:00am
Book Launch: Politics, Religion, and Society in Latin America
December 11, 2012 // 8:30am — 1:00pm
This conference was a follow-up of an effort to help foster public debate and brainstorm concrete ways to mitigate the adverse effects of indirect taxation on the poor and reverse the high rates of tax evasion among the wealthy.
Successful Citizen Security Initiatives in Bogotá, Medellín, and Cali, Colombia: Are They Sustainable and Replicable?
November 29, 2012 // 9:00am — 1:00pm
A discussion on citizen security initiatives in Colombia.
October 25, 2012 // 9:00am — 11:00am
The Latin American Program and the Kissinger Institute on China and the United States co-hosted a discussion on a book about the China-Latin America relationship.
October 18, 2012 // 9:00am — 12:00pm
The Wilson Center and the Andean Development Corporation are co-sponsoring a discussion on addressing citizen security and youth violence in Latin America.
September 28, 2012 // 9:00am — 11:30am
Before the Venezuelan Presidential election on October 7, 2012 the Wilson Center hosted a discussion on the electoral context, the issues that are shaping voters’ choices, as well as the broader significance for Venezuela’s future.