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.
In collaboration with the Center for Latin American Studies and other Georgetown University schools and departments, the Latin America Leadership Program sponsors public dialogues that bring together leaders from government, business, civil society, and academia to address core themes of governance and the rule of law, economic growth and innovation, and social and cultural inclusion in Latin America.
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.
The Center for Latin American Studies and the Latin America Leadership Program were honored to welcome H.E. Ambassador Krishna Raj Urs, who shed light on U.S. policy and on his experiences as a U.S. diplomat in Peru.
The Center for Latin American Studies and the Latin America Leadership Program were honored to feature a March 15 talk with former governor and Latin American Board member Luis Fortuño on the current and future challenges in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria.
Venezuela is in the midst of an unprecedented crisis, both political and economic. At this event scholars, policymakers, business leaders, and civil society representatives addressed the challenges facing Venezuela and discussed potential solutions.