Events

Public Security, Human Rights, and the Rule of Law: Challenges for Mexico's Next President

June 09, 2006 // 8:30am11:00am
In this seminar hosted by the Washington Office on Latin America and the Mexico Institute, experts analyzed how Mexico's law enforcement and criminal justice systems contribute to crime and impunity, as well as provided recommendations for how Mexico's next president should address longstanding problems of police and prosecutorial corruption, abuse, and inefficiency in order to improve respect for human rights and the rule of law throughout the country.

The 2006 Mexican Presidential Elections and the Future of U.S.-Mexico Relations

May 26, 2006 // 9:00am12:30pm
Speakers included Enrique Krauze, Letras Libres; Lorenzo Meyer, Colegio de Mexico; Jim Jones, Former Congressman and U.S. Ambassador to Mexico; Andres Rozental, Mexican Council on Foreign Relations and Javier Treviño, Vice President, Cemex

Report Presentation: Borderless Innovation: Catalyzing the Competitiveness of the San Diego-Baja California Region

May 23, 2006 // 9:00am11:00am
WithJerry Sanders, Mayor of the City of San Diego;Eugenio Elorduy, Governor of Baja California;Mary L. Walshok, Vice Chancellor, University of California, San Diego;Rodrigo Gutiérrez Sández, Director, CENTRIS;Jessie K. Knight Jr., President/CEO, San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce;Daniel Romero, President, Tijuana Chambers of Commerce (CCE);Moderator: Malin Burnham, Chairman, Burnham Foundation

The State of the Mexican Election: A Journalistic Perspective

May 09, 2006 // 8:00am10:00am
This event is co-sponsored by the Americas Society and the Council of the Americas and will take place in New York City

Social and Cultural Dynamics of the U.S.-Mexico Border with José Manuel Valenzuela Arce

April 07, 2006 // 9:30am11:00am
This presentation was co-hosted by the Cultural Institute of Mexico as part of its exhibition: "Tijuana: Strange New World"
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NAFTA and the Future of Trade Governance

March 13, 2006 // 8:00am11:00am
The Canada Institute and Mexico Institute hosted a conference on the future of trade governance in North America. Louis Bélanger, a former public policy scholar at the Center, discussed his work on the efficiency and versatility of the cooperating mechanisms in the NAFTA, with other panelists addressing complimentary topics.

Reporting Across The Border: The Challenges Of U.S.-Mexico Journalism

January 20, 2006 // 8:00am12:30pm
Speakers included:Rosana Fuentes-Berain, Foreign Affairs en Español, Andrew Selee, Woodrow Wilson Center Mexico Institute, Philip Bennett, Managing Editor, Washington Post, Cynthia Arnson, Wilson Center,Dolia Estévez, Poder, Monitor Radio; Julia Preston, New York Times;José Carreño, El Universal; Alfredo Corchado, Dallas Morning News; Marcela Sánchez, Washington Post; Armando Guzmán, Azteca Americas; David Brooks, La Jornada; Jerry Kammer, Copley News Service; José Díaz Briceño, Reforma ; Gregorio Meraz, Televisa; Claudio Sanchez, National Public Radio, and Tamar Jacoby, Manhattan Institute

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