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Governance and the Rule of Law

The advancement of democracy in Latin America has unleashed political, economic, and social dynamism, while weak political institutions and legal systems continue to plague the region. Institute activities in this area might include research and policy recommendations on governance and short courses on best practices for civil servants and politicians.

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Mexican Deputy Finance Minister Discusses Financial Sustainability and Gender-Focused Policies

Gabriel Yorio (G'14), Mexican Deputy Finance Minister, spoke with students from Georgetown's McCourt School of Public Policy on efforts to implement financial sustainability and gender policies to increase economic productivity.


Qué esperar de las elecciones presidenciales en Colombia (Video)

June 13, 2022

Duration: 57 minutes

Innovating Protection for Children Along the Migratory Route and at the U.S.-Mexico Border (Video)

April 22, 2022

Duration: 1 hour 31 minutes

Innovating Protection for Children at Risk in the Americas (Video)

March 30, 2022

Duration: 1 hour 26 minutes


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Inequality in Latin America and the Caribbean

Inequality is one of the most serious and persistent challenges in Latin America and the Caribbean, with the social and health crises caused by the COVID-19 pandemic reversing the three decade old trend towards improving inequality. This year, the Economic Commission for Latin America and the…


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Georgetown Immigration Law Journal

Georgetown Law sponsors this publication for law scholars. The journal is published three times a year and is dedicated to exploring and analyzing international and domestic events as they shape the field of immigration law.

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Georgetown Journal of International Law

Georgetown Law sponsors this journal for scholars and practitioners in the field of international law. The Journal of International Law publishes four issues a year that cover a diverse range of material in the fields of public international law, private international law, transnational law, foreign…