Latin America Program in the News: Vázquez urged the U.S. to define a common agenda with Latin AmericaJun 06, 2013
The former President of Uruguay, Tabaré Vázquez, participated in the event “World No Tobacco Day 2013” organized by the Latin America Program and the World Bank. Vázquez called for a deeper cooperation between Latin American countries and the U.S. to address more effectively regional problems.
This article refers to the Latin American Program's event entitled "Transitional Justice in Colombia’s Peace Process," held on May 23, 2013.
Cynthia Arnson commented on the U.S.-Latin America relations with the occasion of the OAS (Organization of American States) summit in Guatemala. The article focused on Venezuela-U.S. relationship.
In this Context interview, Wilson Center Vice President of Programs Andrew Selee discusses common misperceptions about the U.S.-Mexico border.
Latin American Program in the News: Piñera y Obama estrechan relación bilateral y acuerdan rumbo al TPPJun 04, 2013
Cynthia Arnson’s comments on the Chile-U.S. relationship were quoted in this article. Arnson said that the cooperation between both countries won’t be limited to commerce. According to Cynthia Arnson, “other sectors involved in the bilateral relations will be education, science and technology”.
Latin American Program in the News: BID presentará último estudio Desarrollo en las Américas en seminarioMay 22, 2013
This article references the launch of the IDB taxation study, "More than Revenue," hosted by the Wilson Center (in Spanish).
Latin American Program in the News: New IDB book outlines need for tax reforms in Latin America and the Caribbean to further region’s developmentMay 22, 2013
This article cites the Wilson Center-hosted launch of the new IDB taxation report, "More than Revenue."
This article references President of Frente Amplio Progresista (FAP, Argentina), Hermes Binner's visit to Washington DC institution, including the Wilson Center.
...Chávez had a positive legacy of “social inclusion and of empowering people not only in economic terms, but also in terms of political participation at a grassroots level.”...
Directors Cynthia Arnson and Duncan Wood are quoted in an article about US-Latin American economic relations, following President Obama's recent trip to the region. (in Spanish)