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AQ Interviews Canada's Prime Minister

Friday, November 2, 2007  |  Americas Quarterly

In an exclusive interview featured in the new issue of Americas Quarterly, Prime Minister Steven Harper emphasized Canada's renewed commitment to Latin American affairs, signaled by his July trip to Colombia, Chile, Barbados, and Haiti. AQ officially released its new issue, focused on crime and security in the Americas, on November 2. ... Read More

Dangerous Campaigning in Guatemala

Friday, November 2, 2007

Guatemalans vote Sunday in a tight presidential race marred by violence and mudslinging. The winner faces the challenge of halting a rising crime rate. Read more. The new issue of Americas Quarterly, released November 2, examines security in Latin America. AS/COA produced a July 2007 report outlining means to boost the rule of law in the Americas. ... Read More

Protecting Latin American Investments

Wednesday, October 31, 2007

In an article for Viewpoints Americas, Jonathan Hamilton, Partner at White & Case LLP, examines the recent trend in some parts of Latin America to reject arbitration for resolving investment disputes. It is unlikely that foes of neutral dispute mechanisms will be able to  "put the arbitration genie fully back into a bottle," he writes. ... Read More