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An #ACFrontPage event

Atlantic Council Front Page is our premier live ideas platform for global leaders to discuss the defining challenges of our time.

Atlantic Council Front Page is a new virtual event series featuring top newsmakers across multiple digital platforms. Harnessing the convening power and expertise of the Council’s thirteen programs and centers, #ACFrontPage leverages the Council’s capabilities in social media, press, and digital outreach to spotlight the world’s most prominent leaders and the most compelling ideas across sectors and engage new audiences eager for nonpartisan and constructive solutions to current global challenges. This widely promoted program features the Council’s most important guests and content serving as the highlight of our programming each week.

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In the midst of the greatest man-made crisis in the Western Hemisphere, the coronavirus outbreak poses critical new challenges for Venezuela’s fragile population. Interim President Juan Guaidó continues to push for a better future for Venezuelans and has recently called for the formation of a national emergency government. What are the interim government’s next steps to face the worsening pandemic? What avenues is the interim government willing to pursue for a peaceful democratic transition?

Join us for a live discussion with Interim President Guaidó on Venezuela’s COVID-19 response and strategies going forward. The conversation will be in Spanish with simultaneous English translation.

This live show is part of the new #ACFrontPage event series, a live ideas platform spotlighting global leaders who are championing constructive solutions to global challenges. It is also the second conversation as part of the Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center’s Leaders of the Americas series where we provide a bridge for honest, solutions-focused discourse on today’s pressing regional issues.

Keynote speaker

Juan Guaidó
Interim President of Venezuela

Conversation with

María Elena Salinas
Independent Journalist;
CBS News Contributor

Remarks

Frederick Kempe
President & CEO
Atlantic Council

Jason Marczak
Director, Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center
Atlantic Council

Diego Area
Associate Director, Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center
Atlantic Council

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En español

See the latest from the Council on Venezuela

Disinformation in Venezuela

Fri, Apr 3, 2020

The coronavirus infodemic in Latin America will cost lives

Disinformation and misinformation, especially circulating within the biggest economy in Latin America (Brazil) and the country with the worst man-made humanitarian crisis in the hemisphere (Venezuela), can foment national catastrophes that will be felt well beyond the realms of the online information space and national borders.

New Atlanticist by Roberta Braga and Diego Area

Brazil Coronavirus

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Tue, Sep 15, 2020

#AlertaVenezuela: September 15, 2020

Accounts aligned with the Maduro regime pushed #MasCaprilesMenosGuaido (More Capriles, less Guaidó) to trend as a means of influencing the Twitter conversation after Henrique Capriles and Juan Guaidó traded accusations around the upcoming parliamentary elections. #MasCaprilesMenosGuaido trended on September 3 and September 4, however, most of the mentions (tweets, retweets, and replies) have seemingly since been deleted or removed.

#AlertaVenezuela by Atlantic Council’s DFRLab

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Tue, Sep 8, 2020

#AlertaVenezuela: September 08, 2020

Accounts aligned with the Maduro regime pushed #MasCaprilesMenosGuaido (More Capriles, less Guaidó) to trend as a means of influencing the Twitter conversation after Henrique Capriles and Juan Guaidó traded accusations around the upcoming parliamentary elections. #MasCaprilesMenosGuaido trended on September 3 and September 4, however, most of the mentions (tweets, retweets, and replies) have seemingly since been deleted or removed.

#AlertaVenezuela by Atlantic Council’s DFRLab

Disinformation Venezuela
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Wed, Sep 2, 2020

#AlertaVenezuela: September 01, 2020

Twitter users greeted an announcement of a pardon for the Maduro regime’s political opponents with skepticism on August 31, 2020. An analysis of over 60,000 posts made up to 7:30 p.m. (Caracas time) on August 31 showed that the most retweeted posts were critical of the move, which was regarded as illegitimate and insufficient.

#AlertaVenezuela by Atlantic Council’s DFRLab

Disinformation Venezuela
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La pandemia del coronavirus presenta retos incalculables para Venezuela, un país que atraviesa la emergencia humanitaria compleja más severa en la historia del hemisferio occidental. El presidente interino de Venezuela, Juan Guaidó, ha propuesto la creación de un gobierno nacional de emergencia para atender la amenaza humanitaria y económica de la pandemia, y ofrecer un camino hacia la transición. ¿Cuáles son los próximos pasos que pudiera tomar el gobierno interino para enfrentar la pandemia? ¿Qué avenidas buscaría el gobierno interino para una transición democrática en Venezuela?

Únete a una conversación en vivo (en castellano y con traducción simultánea al inglés) con el presidente interino Guaidó sobre la respuesta de Venezuela ante el COVID-19 y sus estrategias hacia el futuro.

Este evento en vivo es parte de nuestra nueva serie #ACFrontPage, una plataforma de ideas que convoca a líderes globales que impulsan soluciones constructivas a diferentes retos a nivel mundial. Esta conversación es la segunda en la serie del Adrienne Arsht Latin America titulada “Leaders of the Americas” donde proveemos un puente para discursos honestos y enfocados sobre soluciones a los temas más apremiantes de la región.

Ponente

Juan Guaidó
Presidente Interino de Venezuela

Conversación con

Maria Elena Salinas
Periodista independiente
Contribuidora de CBS News

Comentarios

Frederick Kempe
Presidente & CEO
Atlantic Council

Jason Marczak
Director, Centro Adrienne Arsht para la América Latina
Atlantic Council

Diego Area
Director Associado, Centro Adrienne Arsht para la América Latina
Atlantic Council

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