Social Equity

Despite making great strides in recent years, Latin America and the Caribbean remains the most unequal region in the world. To effectively deliver on the promise of economic growth and democratic governance, the region’s institutions need better guarantee shared prosperity, protections, and rights.

The Inter-American Dialogue works to bring public attention to Latin America’s long-neglected social agenda. Our research and efforts focus specifically on taxation and social spending, women’s leadership and gender rights, and access to quality education.


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Haiti’s Crisis Deepens — What Must Be Done Now?

As Haiti’s crisis deepens, the Inter-American Dialogue together with Quisqueya University, hosted on September 29 the event “Haiti’s Crisis Deepens: What Must Be Done Now?” to discuss how to effectively address the ongoing crisis in this Caribbean nation.

Feliciano Reyna Diálogo Interamericano Video

Feliciano Reyna y los efectos de la emergencia humanitaria en Venezuela

Tras recibir el premio ‘Liderazgo distinguido para las Américas por servicio humanitario’ otorgado por el Diálogo Interamericano durante la VI Gala de Premios Liderazgo para las Américas, el activista y defensor de derechos humanos Feliciano Reyna habló con Voz de America (VOA) sobre los retos de la crisis en Venezuela, 


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English is a valuable skill in the job market and a lingua franca in many places and sectors. Given this reality, countries in Latin America will need to develop policies and programs that equip students with language proficiency, and the reality is that they will need to rely on NNESTs to do that.