- Statesmen's Forum: A Conversation with Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández and Guatemalan President Otto Pérez MolinaJul 24, 2014
As unprecedented numbers of unaccompanied children, mainly from Honduras, El Salvador, and Guatemala, continue attempting to cross from Mexico into the United States, it is more important than ever that policy- and opinion-makers be well informed about the spiraling crisis.
- Jul 18, 2014
During the 2010 Nuclear Security Summit, Japan, China, and South Korea committed to establishing Centers of Excellence (COEs) aimed at training professionals in nuclear security and improving physical protection of nuclear materials. With growing demand for nuclear energy in Asia, these COEs have an increased stake in improving national nuclear governance and potentially providing venues
- Jul 17, 2014
Last week, President Obama formally requested $3.7 billion in emergency funding from the U.S. Congress to deal with the recent influx of Central American children illegally crossing the U.S.-Mexico border.
- Jul 16, 2014
Featured Remarks by:
Senior Advisor on the BRICS Economies
Development Economics Department
The World Bank
CSIS Americas Program
- Jul 9, 2014
For hundreds of years, Spain has shared close political and economic ties with Latin America. With the vast shared history and culture, the country is, in many ways, inextricably linked to its counterparts here in the Western Hemisphere, traditionally taking a dominant role in its ties to the region.
- Jul 7, 2014
The CSIS Energy and National Security and Americas Programs hosted Jesus Reyes Heroles, Executive President of EnergeA, Pedro Haas, Director of Advisory Services at Hetco, and Ed Morse, Head of Commodities Research at Citigroup, to discuss the recently introduced reforms to the Mexican Oil and Gas sector, the likely path forward, the i
- Jun 23, 2014
Global excitement, anticipation, and pride are mounting with the 2014 World Cup underway in Brazil this week. But the significance of soccer (or football, the world over) and sport go well beyond the stadiums. Around the world, it is being used as a unique and flexible tool to promote multiple aspects of youth development, girls empowerment, and peace.
- Jun 18, 2014
Over the past two decades, Brazil has become an important part of the global community. Brazil's new role is in large part thanks to the commitment to fundamental principles of economic, civil, and political rights enshrined in its constitution.
- Jun 17, 2014
The Americas Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies is pleased to invite you to a luncheon featuring Alejandro Werner, Director of the International Monetary Fund’s Western Hemisphere Department, on Tuesday, June 17 for a presentation of the IMF’s latest Regional Economic Outlook for Latin America and the C
- Jun 17, 2014
On June 15, Colombia's runoff presidential elections will take place, determining whether incumbent Juan Manuel Santos or current front-runner Óscar Iván Zuluaga will lead the country. Join us for a timely discussion of what the election's results will mean for Colombia, for the ongoing peace process, and for the country's trajectory moving forward.