Maria Savel Thursday, July 30, 2015
Global InsiderLast week, officials from the United States and Central America met in El Salvador to discuss energy cooperation. In an email interview, Alexis Arthur, an energy policy associate at the Institute of the Americas, discussed U.S. energy cooperation with Central America.
Monday, July 27, 2015
In ContextA corruption probe of former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva is the latest headache for Lula’s embattled successor, Dilma Rousseff, and a political class shaken to the core by the ongoing Petrobas scandal. Rousseff’s popularity keeps plummeting, as calls for her impeachment grow louder.
Frederick Deknatel Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Global InsiderIn May, Costa Rica’s National System of Conservation Areas tested the use of unmanned aerial vehicles to monitor collect evidence of illegal fishing and poaching. In an email interview, Marco Quesada Alpízar, the director of Conservation International’s Costa Rica program, discussed Costa Rica’s fisheries policy.
The Editors Monday, Aug. 3, 2015
Karina Piser Friday, July 24, 2015
Global InsiderLast month, India formally applied to join the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR), and it hopes to become a full member of the group by the end of this year. In an email interview, Dinshaw Mistry, professor at the University of Cincinnati, discussed the impact of MTCR membership on India’s missile program.
Monday, July 20, 2015
Karina Piser Friday, July 31, 2015
Ellen Laipson Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Judah Grunstein Thursday, July 23, 2015
Global InsiderLast week, at least 22 Algerians died in clashes between ethnic Arabs and Berbers in the oasis city of Ghardaia, where tensions have grown for the last two years. In an email interview, Dalia Ghanem-Yazbeck, a research analyst at the Carnegie Middle East Center, discussed ethnic violence in Algeria.
Friday, July 17, 2015