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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.



Targeting the Messenger: A Conversation with Colombian Investigative Journalist Ricardo Calderon (Video)

May 1, 2023

Duration: 54 minutes

Seeking Truth: The Challenges and Achievements of Colombia’s Truth Commission (Video)

April 11, 2023

Duration: 1 hour 8 minutes

The García Luna Case: Dirty Money and the War on Drugs (Video)

March 27, 2023

Duration: 1 hour 39 minutes