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Sat, Jun 27, 2020

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

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, […]

Event Recap by Alfredo Graffe

Americas Economy & Business

Tue, May 26, 2020

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

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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Coronavirus English

Mon, Apr 27, 2020

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

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, […]

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Wed, Apr 15, 2020

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

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 […]

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Fri, Jan 24, 2020

Infographic: Maduro’s Venezuela

Infographic by Atlantic Council

Venezuela

Wed, Jan 15, 2020

Stemming Maduro’s Illicit Activities: What’s Next After the Jan. 5 Elections?

Beyond hyperinflation and human rights abuses, the Maduro regime has diversified its criminal portfolio and profited from a host of illicit activities, from drug smuggling to illegal mining.

Event Recap by Pablo Reynoso

Corruption Crisis Management

Fri, Dec 13, 2019

Conference call: US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) deal reached

On December 12, the Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center and Baker McKenzie held a conference call to discuss the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) deal, its implications, and the road ahead.

Event Recap by Frederico Froes and Pablo Reynoso

Americas Economy & Business

Mon, Sep 16, 2019

Maria Fernanda Perez Arguello in The Hill: US-Mexico-Canada trade pact: A necessity in fragile global economy

Op-Ed by Maria Fernanda Perez Arguello

Mexico Trade

Tue, Jul 16, 2019

The US-Colombia partnership: From Venezuela’s crisis to counter-narcotics efforts

The Atlantic Council’s Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center, in partnership with the United States Institute for Peace, the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars’ Latin America Program, and the Inter-American Dialogue, hosted H.E. Carlos Holmes Trujillo, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Colombia, for a discussion on the future of US-Colombia relations. The conversation was moderated […]

Event Recap by Bryan Wilensky

Colombia Conflict

Tue, Jul 2, 2019

20 Years in the making: Mercosur-European Union reach trade deal

Days after the announcement of the Mercosur-European Union trade deal, the Atlantic Council’s Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center partnered with the Global Business and Economics Program and the Future Europe Initiative for a conference call to discuss the details and implications of the momentous agreement. A byproduct of two decades of discussions and forty rounds […]

Event Recap by Bryan Wilensky

Brazil Economy & Business