• Opportunities for My Community is a three-year development project that aims to bring together migrants, remittances and savings to promote…

    Nov 15 2016
  • The liberal values of free trade and multiculturalism might be in retreat in the United States after the election of Donald Trump, but they are alive and well in Canada.

    Nov 11 2016 Voces
  • This article analyses financial access in El Salvador, delving into its characteristics and determinants. The article also presents the impact of a financial inclusion strategy to increase savings formalization rates among the population.

    Nov 3 2016
  • It is often mentioned that remittances “are primarily spent on consumption, housing and land, and are not utilized for productive investment that would contribute to long-run development.”[2] Statements such as these typically reflect value judgments rather than informed opinions based on empirical evidence.

    Nov 3 2016
  • The Venezuelan opposition took the streets to demand a recall referendum, and largely rejected the surprise announcement of a Vatican-backed dialogue.

    Oct 27 2016 Voces
  • The Dominican Republic should focus on redirecting the resources of the Ministry of Education towards activities that promote higher levels of student learning

    Oct 26 2016 PREAL Blog
  • It is important to consider how long Ministers of Education last because a short term poses difficulties to implementation

    Oct 4 2016 PREAL Blog
  • Chilean political parties are proud of the political stability and economic progress of the post-transition period. But the new generations demand more.

    Sep 23 2016
  • Recientemente la primera dama dijo que ella pensaba mandar a su hija a estudiar a Estados Unidos, “pero no la voy a mandar con un coyote, eso no lo haría nunca.”

    Sep 14 2016
  • Historically, the United States has not invited OAS observers. To some, this was an implicit argument that observers are a more useful tool for weaker or less-stable democracies.

    Sep 14 2016 Voces
  • The Honduran First Lady recently said that she would like to send her daughter to the United States to study, “but not with a coyote, that I would never do.”

    Sep 14 2016 Voces
  • El Quinto Informe Estado de la Región hace una fuerte apuesta por la educación para que Centroamérica eleve la productividad, mejore la equidad social e impulse la democracia.

    Sep 13 2016 PREAL Blog
  • Continuous political in Latin America is good reason for China to diversify its partnerships.

    Sep 8 2016
  • For anyone still wondering how Donald Trump came to be the Republican Party’s nominee for president of the United States, his surprise visit to Mexico on Wednesday for a meeting with President Enrique Peña Nieto offered some clues.

    Sep 2 2016 Voces
  • Widespread use of mobile phones in Latin America make them a learning tool with high potential in the region.

    Aug 5 2016 PREAL Blog