An Introduction to Regional Financial Institutions in Latin America

Escrito por  |  12 / August / 2008

For many years now particular attention has been paid to the large International Financial Institutions (IFIs), such as the World  Continue Reading »

Haiti, Mexico Violence and Plan Mexico, Paraguay

Escrito por  |  7 / August / 2008

New from the Americas Policy Program Haiti’s Compounding Food and Health Crises By Rupa Chinai Haiti today is a tragic  Continue Reading »

Asunción’s Bañados Neighborhood: The Power of Community

Escrito por  |  7 / August / 2008

It has been nearly half a century since the Bañados area (Spanish for marshy wetlands) was a swamp upon where  Continue Reading »

Haiti’s Compounding Food and Health Crises

Escrito por  |  6 / August / 2008

Editor’s note: In June, Americas contributor Rupa Chinai toured Haiti as part of a group of reporters covering access to  Continue Reading »

U.S. Recession, Drug War Violence Cause Crisis in Mexico Tourism

Escrito por  |  28 / July / 2008

At first, a song about the Mississippi Delta belted out on the moonlit shore of Zihuatanejo Bay, Mexico, seemed out  Continue Reading »

U.S. IV Fleet, Deportation Tragedy, Oaxaca Human Rights, FARC’s Last Leg?

Escrito por  |  25 / July / 2008

New from the Americas Policy Program United States Announces IV Fleet Resumes Operations Amid South American Suspicions By Matthew Flynn  Continue Reading »

Scenarios for the FARC

Escrito por  |  23 / July / 2008

The first half of 2008 produced a sharp political change that allowed the local and global right-wing, as well as  Continue Reading »