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EnergySource by David L. Goldwyn

Nov 22, 2021

It’s time to refresh the Caribbean Energy Security Initiative

EnergySource by David L. Goldwyn

A renewed commitment to intergovernmental energy governance could be transformative to the viability of the energy transition in the Caribbean. And plenty of precedent—including a previous system in the region itself—makes that prospect more than just wishful thinking.

Caribbean Energy & Environment

In the News by Nikhil Raghuveera

Oct 21, 2021

Raghuveera interviewed by Nikkei regarding the Bahamas Sand Dollar and the importance of marketing and promotion for CBDCs

In the News by Nikhil Raghuveera

Read the full article here.

Americas Caribbean

New Atlanticist by Jason Marczak, Wazim Mowla

Aug 15, 2021

Haiti needs the world’s help. Now.

New Atlanticist by Jason Marczak, Wazim Mowla

The world must learn from the mistakes of the past: funding failing to reach Haiti, subpar coordination with the Haitian people, and a relief effort that generated dependence on the international relief community.

Caribbean Democratic Transitions

New Atlanticist by Jason Marczak, Wazim Mowla

Aug 11, 2021

Cuba’s protests have ebbed. But the forces that fueled them are as powerful as ever.

New Atlanticist by Jason Marczak, Wazim Mowla

The street protests have calmed down, at least for now, but this is still a perilous moment for the island—with the Cuban people in need of continued backing.

Caribbean Cuba

In the News by Atlantic Council

Jul 9, 2021

Kroenig and Ashford debate China’s nuclear build-up

In the News by Atlantic Council

On July 9, Foreign Policy published a biweekly column featuring Scowcroft Center deputy director Matthew Kroenig and New American Engagement Initiative senior fellow Emma Ashford discussing the latest news in international affairs. In this column, they debated the future of Chinese nuclear posture and utilization, the Sino-Russian relationship, US-China economic decoupling, and prospects for US action in Haiti […]

Arms Control Caribbean

In the News

Jul 8, 2021

Marczak quoted in Foreign Policy on the assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Moïse

In the News

Read the whole article here (July 8, 2021)

Americas Caribbean

Fast Thinking by Atlantic Council

Jul 7, 2021

FAST THINKING: Why the Moïse assassination is Haiti’s worst-case scenario

Fast Thinking by Atlantic Council

The murder leaves a power vacuum atop a country battling rampant crime and COVID-19—with no obvious succession plan in place. What’s going on in Haiti and how will it reverberate across the region?

Caribbean Coronavirus

Issue Brief by Ambassador James Brewster, Wazim Mowla

Jun 28, 2021

The strategic importance of sending US vaccines to the Caribbean

Issue Brief by Ambassador James Brewster, Wazim Mowla

While the COVID-19 pandemic has created challenges across the world, it is having a disproportionate impact on countries in our hemisphere.

Americas Caribbean

Issue briefs and reports

May 12, 2021

COVID-19 vaccine tracker: Latin America and the Caribbean

Issue briefs and reports

Our interactive maps track the percentage of the population of each Latin American and Caribbean country covered by current vaccine agreements; the total number of doses secured by each country and breakdown by supplier/vaccine; where each vaccine is being used across the region; and how many vaccines flow from each major producing country to regional destinations.

Caribbean Coronavirus

New Atlanticist by Valentina Sader

Apr 30, 2021

Raising ambitions: How Latin America and the Caribbean is tackling the climate crisis

New Atlanticist by Valentina Sader

The Americas are a crucial player in coordinated efforts to tackle global climate change, so we asked experts from the Atlantic Council and elsewhere to lay out what’s next.

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