Mr. President: Calderon is not Mexico

Escrito por  |  20 / April / 2009

President Obama’s visit to Mexico has produced vague and contradictory statements, centered on worn-out strategies. Many people who had hoped  Continue Reading »

Fighting to Save Mexico’s Mangroves

Escrito por  |  20 / April / 2009

The mangroves of Mexico are under growing pressure. Photo: Greenpeace. Standing in front of the Vicente Guerrero Elementary School as  Continue Reading »

G-20: Round Two

Escrito por  |  17 / April / 2009

Brazil’s Lula da Silva and China’s Hu Jintao met in Londonat the G-20 summit. Photo: Xinhua/Lan Hongguang. In early April,  Continue Reading »

April Biodiversity Report from the Americas Program

Escrito por  |  17 / April / 2009

Dear Readers, We are pleased to present a new series of short reports on subjects concerning biodiversity in the Americas.  Continue Reading »

50 Years of the IDB; On-Site Analysis in El Salvador; Biodiversity Report; Mexico’s Community Radios

Escrito por  |  17 / April / 2009

This Week in the Americas The IDB—50 Years, Zero Reflection By Laura Carlsen At the end of March, the Inter-American  Continue Reading »

Immigrant Crackdown Joins Failed Crime and Drug Wars

Escrito por  |  3 / April / 2009

Introduction Part One: Making Criminals of Immigrants Part Two: Fighting the Drug War at Homeland Security Part Three: Breaking the  Continue Reading »

The IDB—50 Years, Zero Reflection

Escrito por  |  1 / April / 2009

At the end of March, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) celebrated its 50th anniversary in Medellin. The occasion presents an  Continue Reading »