• A fractured country, a politically weak president, and disorganized guerrillas threaten to undermine the negotiations from the start.

    Feb 15 2017 Voces
  • The widespread outbreak of activism against gender-based violence in Latin America has captured the media and world’s attention.

    Dec 9 2016 Voces
  • 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
  • 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
  • Every day Ecuador sinks deeper towards a state of outright crisis. In the face of an economic contraction, the country must overcome enormous obstacles to recovery and growth. Its politics don’t offer a clear way out and look more unpredictable every month.

    Aug 4 2016 Voces
  • For all of Peru’s economic gains, many voters have felt left out of the prosperity—and of the political process. To have a lasting impact as president, Kuczynski has to do better.

    Jul 28 2016 Voces
  • In Latin America, African descendant youth are in the headlines in places like Brazil and Colombia, where more black youth are attending colleges and universities than ever before.

    Jul 21 2016 Voces
  • Venezuela’s democratic balance is at a high-risk moment. Protecting it requires an urgent political dialogue amongst Venezuelans.

    Jul 20 2016 Voces
  • Reactions to the announcement of a ceasefire in Colombia reveal a fractured country, but with hope for the future.

    Jun 29 2016 Voces
  • In celebrating the day of family remittances, we are honoring migrants and the impact of their earnings on development, as well as their efforts, challenges, and sacrifices to extend their love to their families in tangible ways.

    Jun 16 2016 Voces
  • The arrival of business-friendly Kuczynski, more commonly known as PPK, promises to bring important changes to the energy and mining sectors.

    Jun 14 2016 Voces
  • Despite a rigid international legal framework, countries in the Americas have implemented important changes on drug policies over the last five years.

    Apr 27 2016 Voces
  • The results of the 6D elections in Venezuela show a structural transformation of the electorate and pose challenges to the two major political alliances.

    Feb 18 2016 Voces
  • The announcement of a new peace deal in Colombia, while praised, also contributed to a growing sense of perplexity and suspicion.

    Oct 14 2015 Voces
  • Diplomatic relations between Venezuela and Colombia are at their most tense in recent decades.

    Sep 14 2015 Voces