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Big Hopes for CELAC, but Little Outcome (At Least for Now)

Published: Thu 8 Dec 2011 12:57 PM
Big Hopes for CELAC, but Little Outcome (At Least for Now)
The Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) held its first summit last week. Will this new coalition make progress in areas the OAS has not?
This analysis was prepared by COHA Research Associate Andrea Mares.
To read the full analysis, click here.Brasil, Chile y Bolivia: El endeble equilibrio económico-ambiental
Los programas desarrollados en Bolivia, Brasil, y Chile para mejorar la infraestructura han sido recibidos con fuerte resistencia por parte de las poblaciones indigenas. Este conflicto nos lleva a cuestionar el compromiso entre preservar el medio ambiente y el desarrollo urbano.
This analysis was prepared by COHA Research Associate Sara Bruziches.
To read the full article, click here.
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