Inter-American Dialogue

Type: Organization
Name: Inter-American Dialogue
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

OAS chief urges new approach to failed ‘war on drugs’

WASHINGTON, D.C. – With the Organization of American States due to hold a special general assembly in Guatemala on illicit drugs in less than a week, OAS Secretary General José Miguel Insulza insisted there now exists “regional consensus” regarding drug ... [Published TicoTimes.net - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Global Commission Urges Decriminalisation of Drug Use

Active Citizens , Civil Society , Crime & Justice , Economy & Trade , Global , Global Geopolitics , Headlines , Health , Human Rights , IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse , Population , Poverty & MDGsCoca field in an Amazon jungle village. Credit: Courtesy ... [Published Inter Press Service - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Secretary General Insulza Spoke of Consensus Reached prior to the OAS Special General Assembly on Drugs

The Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), José Miguel Insulza, today asserted that there is consensus in the region on the need to jointly move forward on four points of the drug issue, which must be concretized at the Special ... [Published Organization of American States - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 2 reports

OAS, CAF, and Inter-American Dialogue to Hold Conference on Key Issues for Development in Latin America

The XVIII Annual Conference of the Development Bank of Latin America (CAF), the Organization of American States (OAS), and the Inter-American Dialogue will be held tomorrow Wednesday, September 3, and Thursday, September 4, in Washington, DC.The meeting, ... [Published Organization of American States - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Bucking Industry Trend, Wells Fargo Expanding Remittance Service In El Salvador

One the United States largest banks announced earlier this week that it would be expanding its remittance services in El Salvador and easing the costs of sending money to the Central American nation, bucking the trend of many other banks and wire transfer ... [Published Fox News Latino - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

In Venezuela, cheap gasoline prices stir debate

BOGOTA -- When Venezuela recently announced it was consider raising the price of the world’s cheapest gasoline, it didn’t spark a rush to the pumps. Such threats have come and gone in the past and still it’s cheaper to buy a gallon of gas than a bottle ... [Published Miami Herald - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 2 reports

World: Global Education Targets: Are They Missing the Point?

Source: World BankCountry: World Since the early 1960s (at the conference of Addis Ababa), and with the best intentions, the international community has been setting goals to solve educational problems in developing countries. Unfortunately, and for various ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

Wells Fargo Expands El Salvador ExpressSend Remittance Network to More Than 500 Branches, 1,200 ATMs

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) announced today that it has added SCOTIABANK and Remesas BAC Credomatic to its network of ExpressSend® payout locations in El Salvador. The new remittance network members will bring the ... [Published Investor's Business Daily - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

U.S. Urged to Put Development Aid over Border Security

Active Citizens , Aid , Civil Society , Development & Aid , Headlines , Human Rights , Labour , Latin America & the Caribbean , Migration & Refugees , North America , Poverty & MDGsWASHINGTON, Aug 15 2014 (IPS) - When U.S lawmakers departed Washington ... [Published Inter Press Service - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Study: Migration crisis is a development issue

WASHINGTON, August 12 (UPI) -- With the number of child migrants ballooning, an analysis of their hometowns released Monday indicates they come from the largest and most violent cities in El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala.The new study by the Inter-American ... [Published UPI - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Has Brazil Taken the Right Approach to Education Reforms?

Editor's Note: In an interview with Inter-American Dialogue, Emily Gustafsson-Wright discusses Brazil's new National Education Plan, which sets forth 20 goals that the country aims to achieve over the next decade. Read the full interview here .  ... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jun 16 2014 - Updated Jun 16 2014 - 3 reports

Santos Re-Elected Colombia President in Peace Vote

(BOGOTA, Colombia) — Juan Manuel Santos convincingly won re-election Sunday after Colombia’s tightest presidential contest in years, an endorsement of his 18-month-old peace talks to end the Western Hemisphere’s longest-running conflict. More Colombia’s ... [Published TIME.com - Jun 16 2014]

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...He further recalled that no one in the region speaks of the "war on drugs,” referring to the policy followed by the region during the past four decades."
The fourth session of the Conference entitled "Oil, Gas, and Renewables: Shifts in the Global Energy Matrix and its Impact on Latin America" analyzed the sources, future and challenges of regional energy markets at the global level and its impact on the countries’ development...
...He considered that "societies change with the dreams of great utopias, great ideals, with their leaders' behavior and the growing participation of citizens."

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OAS chief urges new approach to failed ‘war on ... [Published TicoTimes.net - Sep 13 2014]
Secretary General Insulza Spoke of Consensus Re... [Published Organization of American States - Sep 10 2014]
Global Commission Urges Decriminalisation of Dr... [Published Inter Press Service - Sep 10 2014]
OAS Secretary General: "Democracy is better tha... [Published Organization of American States - Sep 05 2014]
OAS Hosted Tribute by Leaders of the Inter-Amer... [Published Organization of American States - Sep 05 2014]
OAS, CAF, and Inter-American Dialogue to Hold C... [Published Organization of American States - Sep 05 2014]
Annual Conference of CAF, OAS and Inter-America... [Published Organization of American States - Sep 04 2014]
Bucking Industry Trend, Wells Fargo Expanding R... [Published Fox News Latino - Aug 29 2014]
In Venezuela, cheap gasoline prices stir debate [Published Miami Herald - Aug 29 2014]
World: Global Education Targets: Are They Missi... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 28 2014]
Nicaragua News Bulletin (August 26, 2014) [Published NicaNet - Aug 28 2014]
Global Education Targets: Are They Missing the ... [Published World Bank - Aug 27 2014]
Nicaraguan migrants don't follow other Central ... [Published TicoTimes.net - Aug 27 2014]
In Mexico, welfare programs for children fall s... [Published Daily Texan - Aug 27 2014]
Wells Fargo Expands El Salvador ExpressSend Rem... [Published Investor's Business Daily - Aug 26 2014]
Wells Fargo Expands El Salvador ExpressSend Rem... [Published CW Atlanta - Aug 26 2014]
China-CELAC: A multilateral forum that serves m... [Published BBVA Research - Aug 22 2014]
China and Latin America -- shock and ore [Published China Dialogue - Aug 21 2014]
New Blooms for China's Latin America Constructi... [Published Engineering News-Record - Aug 20 2014]
Can The Enigmatic Chinese Businessman Behind Th... [Published International Business Times - Aug 15 2014]
U.S. Urged to Put Development Aid over Border S... [Published Inter Press Service - Aug 15 2014]
‘Writing was on the wall’ for child immigrant c... [Published TicoTimes.net - Aug 15 2014]
Study: Migration crisis is a development issue [Published UPI - Aug 12 2014]
Washington Week on Human Rights: August 11, 2014 [Published Human Rights First - Aug 11 2014]
The Need for Quality in the Post-2015 Education... [Published Brookings Institution - Aug 07 2014]
WNU #1229: 3 More Nations Recall Israel Envoys [Published Weekly News Update on the Americas - Aug 05 2014]
Economy in US. Grows More Than Forecast [Published Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom RSS feed - Jul 31 2014]
Surge to the Border -- Crisis or Reunion? [Published Town Hall - Jul 24 2014]
Has Brazil Taken the Right Approach to Educatio... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Jul 23 2014]
[tt] NYT (Big Sage-Big Uplift Clash): Immigrant... [Published TranshumanTech - Jul 09 2014]
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World: Global Education Targets: Are They Missi... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 28 2014]
Source: World BankCountry: World Since the early 1960s (at the conference of Addis Ababa), and with the best intentions, the international community has been setting goals to solve educational problems in developing countries. Unfortunately, and for various ...
WNU #1229: 3 More Nations Recall Israel Envoys [Published Weekly News Update on the Americas - Aug 05 2014]
Issue #1229, August 3, 2014 1. Latin America: 3 More Nations Recall Israel Envoys 2. Argentina: US Hedge Funds Force Bond Default 3. Mexico: Maya Campesinos Beat Monsanto in Court 4. Links to alternative sources on: Latin America, Argentina, Brazil, ...
Has Brazil Taken the Right Approach to Educatio... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Jul 23 2014]
Editor's Note: In an interview with Inter-American Dialogue, Emily Gustafsson-Wright discusses Brazil's new National Education Plan, which sets forth 20 goals that the country aims to achieve over the next decade. Read the full interview here .  ...
[tt] NYT (Big Sage-Big Uplift Clash): Immigrant... [Published TranshumanTech - Jul 09 2014]
I wonder how this will play out, specifically what new technologies willemerge to get small payments through to the needed but not to drug dealersand drug users. Any such technology will have meet the muster of Big Safe.The details of Request for Proposals, ...
Santos Re-Elected Colombia President in Peace Vote [Published TIME.com - Jun 16 2014]
(BOGOTA, Colombia) — Juan Manuel Santos convincingly won re-election Sunday after Colombia’s tightest presidential contest in years, an endorsement of his 18-month-old peace talks to end the Western Hemisphere’s longest-running conflict. More Colombia’s ...
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