The President of Microsoft Latin America, Mr. Cesar Cernuda, will chat with MSB Dean Almeida and Professor Ricardo Ernst about the digital transformation opportunities in Latin America, and how to thrive in the era of AI.
Iván Duque Márquez (G'07), President of the Republic of Colombia, will visit Georgetown as part of his first official visit to the U.S.
LALP and CLAS present a dialogue at Georgetown University on the strengths and weaknesses of the U.S.-Cuba relationship, the impact of diplomacy on the relationship's trajectory, and recent developments.
Georgetown Latin America Leadership Program and the Center for Latin American Studies sponsored a discussion on the role of the international community in regards to the humanitarian crisis in Venezuela.
According to Transparency International’s Corruption Index, 62 percent of people in Central America believe corruption is on the rise. Ambassador Todd Robinson (SFS'85) led a discussion on the economic and societal costs of corruption.
The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Latin America Program presented their research aimed at finding ways to improve the outlook of vulnerable populations in Latin America.
On Sept. 24, 2018, Carlos Vives presented 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.
Over 400 unarmed Nicaraguans have been killed by police and paramilitary forces since April 2018. Ambassador John Feeley examined 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.