New AtlanticistApr 14, 2023
What the Lula-Xi partnership means for the world
By Atlantic Council experts
Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva and Chinese leader Xi Jinping just met in Beijing, but it is who else came on the visit that reveals big changes ahead for the two countries and the world.
New AtlanticistMar 30, 2023
Experts react: Your guide to the Taiwanese president’s trip to the US and Central America
By Atlantic Council experts
President Tsai Ing-wen's trip comes as US tensions with China are nearing a boiling point, and Taiwan is hustling to hang on to its allies in Latin America.
New AtlanticistDec 19, 2022
As China’s influence grows, Biden needs to supercharge trade with Ecuador
By Isabel Chiriboga
Monday's White House meeting between Ecuadorian President Guillermo Lasso and US President Joe Biden is a golden opportunity to push mutually beneficial trade talks.
In the NewsMay 31, 2022
Pepe Zhang in Morning Consult: “Biden’s Pivot to Asia Has a Crucial Latin American Component That’s at Risk of Neglect”
On May 31, 2022, Pepe Zhang was quoted in a Morning Consult article, "Biden’s Pivot to Asia Has a Crucial Latin American Component That’s at Risk of Neglect".
ReportFeb 23, 2022
US-China vaccine diplomacy: Lessons from Latin America and the Caribbean
By María Eugenia Brizuela de Ávila, Bosco Marti, Riyad Insanally and Claudia Trevisan
The implications of diverging COVID-19 responses, notably at the onset of the pandemic’s rise in the region, will reverberate beyond the health sector. What might the differing US and China pandemic approaches portend for future influence in the region?
In the NewsFeb 19, 2022
Pepe Zhang in France24: “Comercio entre América Latina y China crece sin precedentes, expertos piden ‘cautela'”
On February 19, 2022, Pepe Zhang was quoted in a France24 article, "Comercio entre América Latina y China crece sin precedentes, expertos piden 'cautela'" ("Trade between Latin America and China grows without precedent, experts advise 'caution'").
In the NewsFeb 2, 2022
Pepe Zhang in Bloomberg Línea: Llegó Alberto Fernández a Moscú: ¿Qué se puede esperar de la gira a Rusia y China?
On February 2, 2022, Pepe Zhang was quoted in a Bloomberg Línea article, "Llegó Alberto Fernández a Moscú: ¿Qué se puede esperar de la gira a Rusia y China?" ("Alberto Fernandez arrived in Moscow: What can be expected from the visit to Russia and China?")
In the NewsJan 6, 2022
Wazim Mowla and Isabel Bernhard in Global Americans: Why Might Taiwan’s Allies in Latin America and the Caribbean Soon Look to China?
On January 6, 2022, Wazim Mowla and Isabel Bernhard co-authored an article in Global Americans, "Why Might Taiwan’s Allies in Latin America and the Caribbean Soon Look to China?"