ABOUT | ARTICLES, OP-EDS & PUBLICATIONS | IN THE PRESS | INTERVIEWS | EVENTS
ANDEAN WORKING PAPERS | PARTNERS & SPONSORS | CONGRESSIONAL TESTIMONY
VIDEOThe Dialogue’s Andean Program seeks to address the most pressing issues facing Colombia, Venezuela, Bolivia, Ecuador, and Peru, including democratic governance, drug trafficking, energy, and international relations. The program regularly hosts meetings that brings together some of the Western Hemisphere’s most influential and recognized individuals to discuss salient topics facing the region. It also coordinates the annual meeting of the Latin America Working Group, formerly known as the Andean Working Group. Comprised of approximately thirty of the region’s leading analysts and practitioners, the Working Group discusses Latin America’s democratic, economic, social, and political development as well as the role of regional institutions and the influence of hemispheric actors, such as Brazil.
Michael Shifter, President
Cameron Combs, Program Assistant
For more information, please contact Cameron Combs at
firstname.lastname@example.org or (202) 463-2574
ARTICLES, OP-EDS & PUBLICATIONS
, the Dialogue's Colombia: Confidence Declines Latin America Advisor in Latinvex, October 23, 2013.
La maniobra de Maduro frente a Estados Unidos, Michael Shifter in El Colombiano, October 6, 2013.
Fernando Cepeda Ulloa in ¿Qué le pasa a Santos? ¿Qué le pasa a Uribe? ¿Y los demás? ¿Y el sistema político? El Mundo, October 3, 2013.
There's a New Cocaine Capital in the World, and It's Upending South America, Cameron Combs in PolicyMic, September 30, 2013.
Why Latin America (Hearts) Snowden , Peter Hakim in Reuters, July 17, 2013. (Español)
A Bolivarian Dream Deferred, Michael Shifter in Foreign Policy, June 24, 2013.
The Politics of Poverty: South America's Conditional Cash Transfers, Michael Shifter & Cameron Combs, May 14, 2013.
In Venezuela, Will 'Chavismo' Last Without Hugo Chavez?, Michael Shifter in PBS NewsHour, April 12, 2013.
The Empire Makes Nice, Michael Shifter in Foreign Policy, March 11, 2013.
La muerte del caudillo, Mario Vargas Llosa in El País, March 10, 2013.
With Chavez gone, what of ‘Chavismo’?, Michael Shifter in Reuters, March 7, 2013. MORE PROGRAM PUBLICATIONS
President Ollanta Humala on Peru's Global Emergence, June 10, 2013.
Citizen Security in Colombia: A Conversation with Director of the National Police, José Roberto León Riaño, May 22, 2013.
The Post-Chávez Era, March 19, 2013.
Peru's Political and Institutional Agenda: A Conversation with the Speaker of Congress, February 21, 2013
Bolivia's Constitution and Human Rights: Deputy Héctor Arce Zaconeta, November 27, 2012.
A Conversation with Juan Camilo Restrepo, Minister of Agriculture of Colombia, November 8, 2012.
A Conversation with Ecuador's Attorney General, September 28, 2012.
Press and Electoral Politics in Venezuela, September 13, 2012.
Human Rights in Colombia, September 12, 2012.
Assessing Humala's First Year, July 25, 2012.
MORE PROGRAM EVENTS
IN THE PRESS
Michael Shifter: 'Muchas instituciones están deterioradas', Michael Shifter in El Comercio, October 30, 2013.
La situación del Ecuador se debate en Washington, the Dialogue in El Comercio, October 28, 2013.
Latin America’s ‘bad boy’ leaders enjoy high support, survey finds, Michael Shifter in The Kansas City Star, October 14, 2013.
Latin America’s ‘bad boy’ leaders enjoy high support, survey finds, Michael Shifter in McClatchy DC, October 14, 2013.
As socialist dream crumbles, Venezuelans find Nicolas Maduro 'a bad copy' of Chavez, Michael Shifter in The Telegraph, October 6, 2013.
Expulsions from Venezuela show tensions endure in post-Chavez era, Michael Shifter in The Washington Times, October 2, 2013.
Venezuela evicts three US ambassadors from the country, Michael Shifter in The Upcoming, October 1, 2013.
Venezuela sends US diplomat 'saboteurs' packing , Michael Shifter in The Christian Science Monitor, October 1, 2013.
MORE IN THE PRESS
Agencia de EE.UU. para el Desarrollo deja a Bolivia, Michael Shifter in RFI Español, October 2, 2013.
Diplomacy and the Edward Snowden Case, Michael Shifter in The Kojo Nnamdi Show, July 15, 2013.
Is Latin America Sliding Left?, Interview with Michael Shifter in Bloomberg TV, June 28, 2013.
EEUU busca reforzar presencia en A. Latina y pide ser observador de Alianza del Pacífico, Interview with Michael Shifter in La Tercera, May 28, 2013.
Amor a Chávez: retórica de Maduro, Interview with Michael Shifter in VOA, May 9, 2013.
Venezuela's Opposition in a Favorable Position Amid Political Instability, Interview with Michael Shifter in World Politics Review, May 8, 2013.
Recount Urged In Venezuela Election, Interview with Peter Hakim in Wall Street Journal, April 15, 2013.
La situación en Venezuela, Interview with Peter Hakim in VOA, April 12, 2013.
Panel discusses possible replacements for Hugo Chávez, Interview with Michael Shifter in CCTV, March 18, 2013.
Latin America's Left Sees Void After Chavez, Interview with VOA, March 12, 2013.
MORE PROGRAM INTERVIEWS
MORE PROGRAM CONGRESSIONAL TESTIMONIES
ANDEAN WORKING PAPERS
The Andean Working Group began as the Colombia Working Group in 2001 in response to security challenges in the country. In 2004, it expanded to incorporate politicial, economic, and social issues across the Andean region. In 2011, the group expanded again to address broader hemispheric issues and actors, becoming the Latin America Working Group.
MORE ANDEAN WORKING PAPERS
PARTNERS & SPONSORS