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Aviso LatAm: COVID-19

Aug 6, 2022

Aviso LatAm: August 6, 2022

Mexico to spend $28 billion in programs and subsidies to tame inflation

Coronavirus Latin America

Aviso LatAm: COVID-19

Jul 23, 2022

Aviso LatAm: July 23, 2022

The price of wheat increased 90 percent in Argentina and Chile amid rising food inflation

Coronavirus Latin America

Reality Check

Jul 22, 2022

Reality Check #13: Great-power competition threatens climate disaster response

By Evan Cooper and Alec Evans

Today’s military planners must contend with two potentially conflicting demands: growing requirements for the US military to respond to climate-driven disasters and the effort to restructure the force for great-power competition.

China Climate Change & Climate Action

In the News

Jul 18, 2022

Lakhani quoted in The Print: Pakistan’s start-up industry is collapsing

By Atlantic Council

Coronavirus Economy & Business


Jul 9, 2022

Russian-occupied regions of Ukraine at risk from infections and epidemics

By Ihor Kuzin

Russia’s ongoing invasion of Ukraine and occupation of around 20% of the country has produced a range of major public health challenges that require urgent international attention, writes Ihor Kuzin.

Civil Society Conflict

Aviso LatAm: COVID-19

Jul 9, 2022

Aviso LatAm: July 9, 2022

14 million people across 13 LAC countries will reach extreme food-insecure status in 2022 amid the ongoing global food security crisis

Coronavirus Latin America


Jun 27, 2022

COVID-19 and tourism in the Himalayan & Indian Ocean countries of South Asia 

By South Asia Center

While in 2019 tourism was among the fastest growing sectors in South Asia, the pandemic resulted in billions of dollars in losses across the region. To understand these developments, the South Asia Center brought together a panel of experts to discuss COVID-19 and the future of tourism in the Himalayan and Indian Ocean Countries of South Asia.

Climate Change & Climate Action Coronavirus

Aviso LatAm: COVID-19

Jun 26, 2022

Aviso LatAm: COVID-19 June 26, 2022

14 million people across 13 LAC countries will reach extreme food-insecure status in 2022 amid the ongoing global food security crisis

Coronavirus Latin America

Aviso LatAm: COVID-19

Jun 11, 2022

Aviso LatAm: COVID-19 June 11, 2022

Biden administration announces new economic framework for Latin America and the Caribbean

Coronavirus Latin America
Man carries a sack of wheat at World Food Program warehouse in Gode

Engagement Reframed

Jun 9, 2022

Engagement Reframed #7: Defending democracy and countering China requires US and Western support for a beleaguered developing world

By Mathew Burrows

The war in Ukraine has become a turning point for developing countries, many of whom could give up the gains made in economic growth and reduction in poverty over the past three decades.

Africa Americas