About the Program

Georgetown University’s Latin America Leadership Program (LALP) aims to connect and empower a new generation of socially responsible, innovative, and ethical Latin American leaders, active in the public and private sectors and civil society. 

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Kick-off event ILG Brazil 2018

ILG Brazil 2018 Kick-off

Today the Latin America Leadership Program opened the 3rd edition of its ILG Brazil program at ENAP-Escola Nacional de Administraçaô Publica. The program will be presented as a 3-module 10-day program from November 5 through December 12, 2018.

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GCG Journal Volume 12 Number 3

Read the latest issue of the Journal of Globalization, Competitiveness and Governability, published by Georgetown University and Universia.

Carlos Vives in Santa Marta

Tras La Perla, Carlos Vives' Social Impact Project

Carlos Vives presents Tras la Perla, his not-for-profit initiative that aims to revive and empower Pescaito, one of the most vulnerable neighborhoods in his native Colombian city of Santa Marta. Join us on Sept. 24.

Nicaraguans protesting

Analysis on the Crisis in Nicaragua

Over 400 unarmed Nicaraguans have been killed by police and paramilitary forces since April 2018. Ambassador John Feeley will examine this critical situation with veteran journalists and human rights and pro-democracy activists.




Participants of the ILG 2018 Cohort

Georgetown Welcomes ILG 2018 Class

LALP welcomes 23 public managers from Argentina, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Panama, Peru and Venezuela, who will develop innovative public policy proposals for our region.




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Universia and Georgetown University GCG Journal Volume 12 Number 2

Georgetown University's GCG quarterly journal features innovative proposals to help improve the competitiveness and governability of  Ibero-American companies and countries in a globalized world. Read the latest issue here.


Antigua, Guatemala

Celebrating Annual GCL Alumni Reunion in Antigua, Guatemala

The GCL Alumni Network will celebrate their annual reunion in Antigua, Guatemala from October 29-31, 2018.  This year's reunion is also open to ILG alumni. Program agenda will be announced shortly. Register here.




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Annual Innovation and Leadership in Government Alumni Reunion Comes to D.C.

The ILG Alumni Network (115 participants, 16 countries) hosted their annual reunion at Georgetown University from September 26-28, 2018. Representatives from the five ILG cohorts attended the various events.

GCL 2017 Alumnus Launches Global Impact Leadership Program in Montevideo

GCL 2017 Alumnus Launches Global Impact Leadership Program in Montevideo

LALP executive director Professor Ernst opened the first edition of the Program of Global Impact Leadership (PLIG 2018), a project of GCL2017 alumnus from Uruguay and GCL Seal recipient Felipe Paullier.