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Infographic by Eva Lardizabal

Nov 18, 2021

Infographic: Why North America matters?

Infographic by Eva Lardizabal

Ahead of the 2021 North American Leaders’ Summit, the Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center highlights the importance of North American cooperation on issues such as health, commerce and investment, security, and migration.

Americas Economy & Business

Issue Brief by Camila Hernandez, Jason Marczak

Jun 18, 2021

Colombia’s National Strike: Overview of the Situation and Strategies Moving Forward

Issue Brief by Camila Hernandez, Jason Marczak

Amid the third peak of the COVID-19 pandemic, Colombia faces the longest and most destructive mass protests in recent history. The protests, which began on April 28, 2021, were triggered by a tax-reform bill proposed by the government to stabilize public debt and fiscal deficit. Despite the bill’s removal on May 2, 2021, protests continued […]

Americas Civil Society

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Mar 26, 2021

Transcript: After two centuries, the US-Colombia relationship is entering a ‘new chapter’

ACFrontPage by Atlantic Council

Colombian President Iván Duque, US Senator Roy Blunt, and US Senator Benjamin Cardin reflected on the two-hundred-year US-Colombia relationship and discussed the United States’ role in helping COVID-19 and migration strategies across Latin America.

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Spotlight by Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center

Feb 11, 2021

Spotlight: 10 Questions for Latin America and the Caribbean

Spotlight by Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center

As February begins, we can now look ahead to the rest of the year with our annual predictions of what may or may not transpire in this unpredictable world.

Brazil Caribbean

Report by Juan Carlos Baker, Maurice Bellan, Christina Conlin, Kerry Contini, Reagan Demas, Ildefonso Guajardo, Landon Loomis, Jason Marczak, Manuel Padrón-Castillo, Anne Petterd, Shunko Rojas, Lisa Schroeter, Alison J. Stafford Powell, Joyce Smith, Jennifer Trock, Omar Vargas, Carlos Alberto Vela-Treviño

Dec 8, 2020

Spotlight: The Biden-Harris Administration and the future of supply chains in the Americas

Report by Juan Carlos Baker, Maurice Bellan, Christina Conlin, Kerry Contini, Reagan Demas, Ildefonso Guajardo, Landon Loomis, Jason Marczak, Manuel Padrón-Castillo, Anne Petterd, Shunko Rojas, Lisa Schroeter, Alison J. Stafford Powell, Joyce Smith, Jennifer Trock, Omar Vargas, Carlos Alberto Vela-Treviño

The month of November 2020 marked a turning point for the United States as voters cast their ballots at rates not recently seen in a US election. The historic race saw around 65 percent of the voting population in the United States participating, the highest in more than one hundred years. With three hundred and […]

Economy & Business Latin America

Event Recap by Alfredo Graffe

Jun 27, 2020

Event recap: Governing North American trade during a pandemic: Knowns and unknowns for USMCA implementation

Event Recap by Alfredo Graffe

On June 25, 2020, the Atlantic Council’s Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center in partnership with the Monterrey Chapter of the American Chamber of Commerce of Mexico (AmCham Monterrey) held a public conversation on the implementation of the United States-Mexico-Canada-Agreement (USMCA), that will come into force on July 1. The event featured H.E. Graciela Márquez Colín, […]

Americas Economy & Business

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May 26, 2020

President Alejandro Giammattei: Reactivating Guatemala’s economy post COVID-19

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Atlantic CouncilAdrienne Arsht Latin America CenterLeaders of the Americas Event President Alejandro Giammattei: Reactivating Guatemala’s economy post COVID-19 Speaker:President Alejandro Giammattei,President of Guatemala Introductions by:Jason Marczak,Director, Adrienne Arsht Latin America CenterAtlantic Council Ana PalacioBoard Member, Atlantic Council;Founder, Palacios y Asociados;Former Minister of Foreign Affairs (2002-2004), Spain Time: 11:00 a.m. EDTDate: Thursday, May 21, 2020 Transcript […]

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Apr 27, 2020

Interim President of Venezuela Juan Guaidó: COVID-19, a pandemic within a crisis

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Atlantic Council Front Page Event Introductions By:Frederick Kempe,President & CEO,Atlantic Council; Adrienne Arsht,Executive Vice Chair, Atlantic Council; Jason MarczakDirector, Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center,Atlantic Council; Diego AreaAssociate director, Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center, Atlantic Council Speaker:Juan Guaidó,Interim President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela Moderated By:María Elena Salinas,CBS News Contributor Time:  4:30 p.m. EDTDate:  Thursday, […]

Transcript by Atlantic Council

Apr 15, 2020

President Iván Duque: Colombia’s COVID-19 response and strategies moving forward

Transcript by Atlantic Council

Atlantic Council Front Page Event President Iván Duque: Colombia’s COVID-19 response and strategies moving forward Speaker: President Iván Duque, President of the Republic of Colombia Introductions By: Frederick Kempe, President & CEO, Atlantic Council Adrienne Arsht, Executive Vice Chair, Atlantic Council; Moderated By: Jason Marczak, Director, Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center, Atlantic Council Time:  4:00 […]

Infographic by Atlantic Council

Jan 24, 2020

Infographic: Maduro’s Venezuela

Infographic by Atlantic Council

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