Michael Shifter

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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 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

OAS Hosted Tribute by Leaders of the Inter-American System to Enrique Iglesias

The Organization of American States (OAS) hosted on Wednesday a tribute by many representatives of institutions of the inter-American system to Uruguayan economist and politician, Enrique Iglesias, whom the Secretary General of the OAS, José Miguel Insulza, ... [Published Organization of American States - Sep 05 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 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Nicaragua News Bulletin (August 26, 2014)

1. Government decides not to declare emergency for drought2. Nicaragua, El Salvador, and Honduras sign development accord for Gulf of Fonseca3. Gallup rates Nicaragua and Panama highest in “perceived security”4. Nicaragua called a “green energy power ... [Published NicaNet - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Dominican Republic fifth on unsafe countries list

An international survey ranks Latin America tops for citizen insecurity, with Venezuela in the number one slot as the least safe country in the world. This represents a challenge for the region despite the progress made in other areas, according to e ... [Published Dominican Today - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

WNU #1229: 3 More Nations Recall Israel Envoys

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, ... [Published Weekly News Update on the Americas - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Wonkbook: With four days until recesss, a breakthrough on VA reform

Welcome to Wonkbook, Wonkblog’s morning policy news primer by Puneet Kollipara ( @pkollipara ). To subscribe by e-mail, click  here . Send comments, criticism or ideas to Wonkbook at Washpost dot com. To read more by the Wonkblog team, click  here . Follow ... [Published Ezra Klein - Jul 28 2014]
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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]
First reported May 13 2014 - Updated May 13 2014 - 1 reports

Human Rights Watch

"Human Rights Watch  characterizes itself as “one of the world’s leading independent organizations dedicated to defending and protecting human rights.” However, HRW's close ties to the U.S. government call into question its independence.  For example, ... [Published The Angry Arab News Service/وكالة أنباء العربي ... - May 13 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

The Politics of Crime in Mexico: Democratic Governance in a Security Trap

On April 16, Senior Fellow Vanda Felbab-Brown participated in a  Woodrow Wilson Center panel discussion commenting on Professor John Bailey’s new book, The Politics of Crime in Mexico: Democratic Governance in a Security Trap. In addition to Bailey, ... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Apr 16 2014]

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WNU #1229: 3 More Nations Recall Israel Envoys [Published Weekly News Update on the Americas - Aug 05 2014]
Wonkbook: With four days until recesss, a break... [Published Ezra Klein - Jul 28 2014]
Santos Re-Elected Colombia President in Peace Vote [Published TIME.com - Jun 16 2014]
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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, ...
Wonkbook: With four days until recesss, a break... [Published Ezra Klein - Jul 28 2014]
Welcome to Wonkbook, Wonkblog’s morning policy news primer by Puneet Kollipara ( @pkollipara ). To subscribe by e-mail, click  here . Send comments, criticism or ideas to Wonkbook at Washpost dot com. To read more by the Wonkblog team, click  here . Follow ...
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 ...
Santos Re-Elected Colombia President in Peace Vote [Published The China Blog - 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 ...
Santos Re-Elected Colombia President in Peace Vote [Published The Middle East Blog - 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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