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Russia In Ven

Thu, Jun 20, 2019

Russian influence in Venezuela: what should the United States do?

On June 20, the Eurasia Center and the Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center co-hosted a private strategy breakfast on Russian influence in Venezuela, followed by a public event, Russian Influence in Venezuela: What Should the United States Do? The private strategy session included senior US government and foreign officials. The public event focused on the […]

Program Impact Story by Atlantic Council

Defense Policy National Security

Mon, Jun 10, 2019

Venezuela: Private Strategy Session on Venezuela and Meeting of the Stabilization Leaders Forum

The Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center hosted two notable private Venezuela-related events in early June: a three-day Strategy Session on Venezuela and a meeting of the Stabilization Leaders Forum (SLF). The private, off-the-record Strategy Session on Venezuela focused on Venezuela’s citizen and national security challenges and brought together key Venezuelan stakeholders and more than 80 […]

Program Impact Story by Vriddhi Sujan

Democratic Transitions Elections

Sat, Jun 1, 2019

Hacking Corruption: Tech Tools to Fight Graft in the Americas

Maria Fernanda Perez Arguello and Tamara Ziff Against the backdrop of scandals and citizen discontent, the Peruvian government designated “democratic governance against corruption” as the central theme of the 2018 Summit of the Americas—the triennial meeting of heads of state from countries in the Americas. In preparation for the meeting, the Adrienne Arsht Latin America […]

Insights & Impact by Bridget Corna

Americas Corruption

Sat, Jun 1, 2019

Conference Call: Brazilian Vice President in China: A Turning Point for Brazil-China Relations?

President Jair Bolsonaro kicked off his 2018 presidential campaign claiming China was “buying Brazil.” Now, over 100 days into office, the Brazilian president has sought to soften his tone. Adopting a more moderate approach to China, President Bolsonaro will visit Asia’s great power later this year. Ahead of his official trip, Vice President Hamilton Mourão […]

Insights & Impact by Bridget Corna

Americas Brazil
aalac

Thu, Apr 25, 2019

Venezuela after Maduro: A Vision for the country’s future

On April 25, the Atlantic Council’s Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center hosted a discussion that laid out a vision for what the future of Venezuela could look like after democracy is restored. US Special Representative for Venezuela Elliott Abrams provided a policy address calling for inclusion to accelerate Venezuela’s democratization process, noting that dissident Chavismo […]

Program Impact Story by Atlantic Council

Democratic Transitions Latin America
mexico

Tue, Apr 2, 2019

Conference call: US foreign assistance and the future of the Northern Triangle

On April 2, the Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center of the Atlantic Council held a rapid-reaction conference call following the announcement of President Donald J. Trump’s decision to cut aid to Guatemala, El Salvador, and Honduras, in an attempt to curb Central American migration to the United States. The State Department is now working to […]

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Latin America Migration

Mon, Feb 4, 2019

Marczak Joins BBC to Discuss Venezuela Opposition Recognition

In the News by Jason Marczak

Venezuela

Tue, Jan 29, 2019

Marczak Quoted in Voice of America on Maduro’s Fate

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In the News by Jason Marczak

Venezuela

Mon, Jan 28, 2019

Tufro in The Hill: With a lot at stake, renewed hope for Venezuela’s future

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In the News by Paula Garcia Tufro

Venezuela

Mon, Jan 28, 2019

Marczak quoted in Newsweek on the impact of Venezuela sanctions on oil prices

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In the News by Jason Marczak

Venezuela