Associate Director Eric Olson comments on the impact that the Mérida Initiative has had in Mexico. (In Spanish)
Director Cynthia J. Arnson comments on the agglutinating effect of anti-American accusations coming out of Maduro's election campaign which, in her views, are being used to unite the chavista base.
Latin American Program in the News: Venezuela Stops Communication With U.S. Diplomat Roberta JacobsonMar 28, 2013
Director Cynthia J. Arnson weighs in on the troubled U.S.-Venezuelan diplomatic relationship and instability.
Director Cynthia Arnson comments on the first 100 days of some of the region's presidents, highlighting how they endeavored to differentiate themselves from prior administrations via innovative policies and a change in diplomatic tone (In Spanish).
Latin American Program consultant, Colby Goodman, commented on a new study that has been recently published, which provides new conceptual tools for understanding the phenomenon of arms trafficking and potential approaches to stemming it.
Latin American Program in the News: Global Insider: Guatemala Security Reform Shows Mixed Results Under Pérez MolinaMar 15, 2013
In an email interview, Christine Zaino, program associate, and Cynthia Arnson, director, discussed Guatemala’s role in the drug trade and recent security reforms
The Woodrow Wilson Center announces Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos as the winner of the Wilson Award for Public Service.
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos wins the Woodrow Wilson Award for Public Service.
Eric Olson on the economic situation in Venezuela and its growing dependency on imports.
Director Cynthia J. Arnson on the independence and dependency of regional countries on Venezuela.