Foreign Policy Challenges in 2010: The Developing World

January 15, 2010 // 9:00am10:30am
In the first session of a two part series, Wilson Center experts discuss policy challenges surrounding the developing world, including migration, development policy, climate change, and conflict resolution.

Regional Integration in the Americas: The Impact of the Global Economic Crisis

November 23, 2009 // 8:15am4:00pm
The Latin American Program joined with the Mercosur Economic Research Network and the Canada Institute to convene a conference on the impact of the global economic crisis on regional integration plans in the Americas.

Rethinking the U.S.-Mexico Border

November 13, 2009 // 8:00am11:00am
Andrew Selee, Director, Mexico Institute, Woodrow Wilson Center; Tonatiuh Guillén, President, El Colegio de la Frontera Norte; Carlos de la Parra, Professor, El Colegio de la Frontera Norte; Jerrold D. Green, President, Pacific Council on International Policy, Robert Bonner, former Commissioner, U.S. Customs and Border Protection; Andrés Rozental, former Deputy Foreign Secretary, Government of Mexico; Roberta Jacobson, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Canada and Mexico; Arturo Sarukhan, Ambassador of Mexico; Carlos Gutierrez, former Secretary of Commerce

Dialogues With Mexico: Senator Santiago Creel

October 26, 2009 // 1:15pm2:30pm
Santiago Creel Miranda, Senator, National Action Party (PAN)

A Discussion With Governor Fidel Herrera Beltrán

October 19, 2009 // 9:45am11:00am
Fidel Herrera Beltrán, Governor of Veracruz, Mexico

Book Launch: Participatory Innovation and Representative Democracy in Latin America

October 09, 2009 // 9:00am10:30am
Enrique Peruzzotti, Di Tella University, Buenos Aires, Argentina; Andrew Selee, Director, Mexico Institute

The Legacy of the Bracero Program

September 30, 2009 // 6:00pm8:00pm
Rep. Raúl Grijalva, D-AZ;Jorge Castañeda, former Foreign Minister of Mexico and Professor, New York University; Matthew Garcia, Outreach Director for the Bracero Archive and Associate Professor, Brown University

Border Transportation and Infrastructure Coordination

September 24, 2009 // 1:30pm3:30pm
Cosponsored with the Border Legislative Conference and Council of State Governments-West. Jill Hochman, Director, Interstate and Border Planning, Department of Transportation; Ralph Scalise, Acting Director, Land Ports of Entry Division, General Services Administration; David Pagan, Advisor to the Commissioner, Customs and Border Protection; Enrique Escorza, Minister, Political Affairs Section, Embassy of Mexico; David Olsen, International Trade Specialist, Department of Commerce; Rachel Poynter, Foreign Affairs Officer, Office of Mexican Affairs, Department of State; Eliot Shapleigh, State Senator, State of Texas

Police Reform in Mexico

September 17, 2009 // 9:30am11:00am
Edgar Mohar, former Secretary of Citizen Security, Querétaro State Government, Mexico; Juan Salgado, Associate Professor, Center for Economic Research and Education (CIDE), Mexico City; Daniel Sabet, Visiting Professor, Georgetown University; Maureen Meyer, Associate for Mexico and Central America, WOLA

National Security and Transparency in Mexico

August 07, 2009 // 12:00pm2:00pm
Sigrid Arzt, Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center and Former National Security Adviser to President Felipe Calderón; María Marván Laborde, Commissioner and Former President, Federal Institute of Access to Public Information (IFAI); Andrew Selee, Director, Mexico Institute


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