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The America’s Future in the Balance: Persistent Underfunding of Latino Communities across the Americas

June 18, 2012 // 3:30pm5:30pm
The Wilson Center, Hispanics in Philanthropy, the Washington Office on Latin America, and the Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility hosted a panel discussion on, The America’s Future in the Balance: Persistent Underfunding of Latino Communities across the Americas.

Mexico’s 2012 Presidential Election and the Nation’s Role in the World

June 18, 2012 // 1:30pm3:00pm
The Mexico Institute and Univision News are pleased to invite you to a round table discussion on: Mexico’s 2012 Presidential Election and the Nation’s Role in the World. Featuring the International Relations Coordinators from Mexico’s Three Major Candidates. Moderated by Mr. León Krauze, Anchor, Univision’s KMEX 34 in Los Angeles.

Mexico’s Economic Future from the Perspective of the Left

June 14, 2012 // 8:30am10:00am
Please join us for a presentation and discussion with Fernando Turner Dávila, who has served as a key economic advisor to López Obrador’s campaign and was named future Secretary of the Economy by AMLO.
Photograph taken by Daniel Borman, 2007
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Disrupting Money Laundering by Mexican Transnational Organized Crime

May 18, 2012 // 8:30am10:00am
Proceeds from the sale of illegal drugs and other trafficking activities are the life-blood of transnational organized crime. The process of “laundering” this money is a critical element in the criminal enterprise, but governmental efforts to disrupt the flow of dirty money have had mixed results.

Energy in the Americas

May 11, 2012 // 9:00am10:30am
Ambassador Carlos Pascual discussed regional development of renewable energies in the context of U.S. global energy policy. Duncan Wood then launched a series of new reports entitled, "RE-Energizing the Border: Renewable Energy, Green Jobs and Border Infrastructure."
Hillary Clinton at G-20 Foreign Ministers Summit

Mexico and the G-20 Leader’s Summit in Los Cabos

May 01, 2012 // 2:45pm4:45pm
Mexico currently holds the presidency of the G-20 and will be hosting the upcoming Leader's Summit this June. There was a discussion on Mexico's approach to the G-20 presidency and the major issues on the agenda for the Los Cabos meeting.
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Book Launch: "Living Illegal, The Human Face of Unauthorized Immigration"

April 06, 2012 // 9:00am10:30am
Spotlighting Latino migrants in the South, Living “Illegal” humanizes an issue too frequently distorted by media oversimplification. Both journalistic narrative and policy white paper, the book suggests constructive ways to transcend the legal-vs.-illegal shouting match.
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The Mexican Elections and the Future of Social Democracy in Mexico

March 19, 2012 // 12:00pm1:30pm
The Woodrow Wilson Center Mexico Institute and the Inter-American Dialogue hosted the latest installment in the ongoing series Dialogues with Mexico/Diálogos con México: “The Mexican Elections and the Future of Social Democracy in Mexico”, featuring Jesús Zambrano Grijalva. Mr. Zambrano is currently President of the Party of the Democratic Revolution, Mexico’s largest party of the left; he spoke on Mexico’s upcoming national election and the impact it will have on Mexican society.

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