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Prosperity and Progress in Intermediate Cities – Solid Waste in San Marcos, Guatemala

As part of the “environmental management” component of the Prosperity and Progress in Intermediate Cities project, these slides present the results of a survey conducted in three municipalities in the department of San Marcos, Guatemala: San Marcos, San Antonio Sacatepéquez, and San Pedro Sacatepéquez.

Manuel Orozco

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Prosperity and Progress in Intermediate Cities – Migration, Remittances, and Development: Trends and Recommendations

The following presentation, prepared by Manuel Orozco, director of the Migration, Remittances and Development program of the Inter-American Dialogue, is part of the Prosperity and Progress in Intermediate Cities project. The initiative seeks to encourage socioeconomic inclusion in the municipalities of the department of San Marcos, Guatemala and the municipality of Amatitlán, Guatemala.

Manuel Orozco

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Courts, a Last Line of Defense for Latin American Democracies

In Latin America today, traditional coups are no longer the biggest threat to liberal democracy. More perilous are democratically elected leaders who, once in power, deliberately and gradually undermine basic guarantees, such as judicial autonomy, electoral integrity, independent press work and free expression. 

Rebecca Bill Chavez, Tamara Taraciuk Broner

Articles & Op-Eds ˙ ˙ Americas Quarterly

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Why Washington Still Needs Colombia

As US Influence in Latin America Declines, Biden Should Shore Up a Waning Partnership.

Michael Shifter, Andrea Colombo,

Articles & Op-Eds ˙ ˙ Foreign Affairs

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Why Is Mexico Lagging Behind in Attracting FDI?

A Latin America Advisor Q&A featuring experts’ views on foreign direct investment in Mexico.

Arturo Sarukhan, Lucinda Vargas, Diego Marroquín Bitar, Arnulfo Rodríguez

Latin America Advisor ˙

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Family Remittances to Latin America and the Caribbean 2023

Today, the Inter-American Dialogue’s Migration, Remittances, and Development Program releases the presentation “Family Remittances to Latin America and the Caribbean 2023.” In the presentation, the program’s director, Manuel Orozco, analyzes the latest remittance data available for the region.

Manuel Orozco

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In Memoriam: Bill Richardson

The Dialogue mourns the loss of former New Mexico Governor and former Dialogue board member, Bill Richardson.

Bill Richardson

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The Belt and Road at 10

Ten years on, how has the BRI evolved? And what should we expect from the initiative as it enters its second decade?

Margaret Myers

Articles & Op-Eds ˙ ˙ China Dialogue

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BRICS Summitry: What Takeaways for the United States?

The growing divide between the United States and its G7 partners and an increasingly China-led Global South is concerning, especially as the United States looks to compete more effectively with China in Latin America, Africa, the Pacific, and beyond.

Margaret Myers

Articles & Op-Eds ˙ ˙ Just Security

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Taraciuk Broner: “La respuesta de mano dura punitivista no aborda las causas de fondo que generan la delincuencia”

La directora del Programa Peter D. Bell sobre Estado de Derecho del Diálogo Interamericano, Tamara Taraciuk Broner, conversó con Andrés Oppenheimer en el programa Oppenheimer Presenta a través de CNN sobre la política de seguridad y la popularidad del presidente Nayib Bukele en El Salvador. 

Tamara Taraciuk Broner

Interviews ˙ ˙ Oppenheimer Presenta CNN