Category Archives: Latin America

Mar 20 2014

Venezuela: The Failure of the Fifth Republic

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Professor Maxwell A. Cameron, Director of the Centre for the Study of Democratic Institutions, University of British Columbia.   The turmoil that has rocked Venezuela since early February has resulted in almost 30 deaths, hundreds of injuries, and 1,500 detentions … Continue reading

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Dec 17 2013

Countries willing to act should address climate change through market-based solutions now – other countries will follow

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As part of the LSE EUROPP series on the Dahrendorf Symposium.   What solutions should be used to tackle climate change? Ernst Ulrich von Weizsäcker writes that it is time to consider a market-based approach which makes polluting energy more … Continue reading

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Sep 3 2013

Latin America leads drug policy reform

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By Benoît Gomis, research analyst at the International Security Research Department of Chatham House.   On 17 May, the Organization of American States (OAS) published the results of a year-long review into drug policies in the Americas, highlighting the limits … Continue reading

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