Will Peru’s Institutions Withstand the Corruption Test?

Despite the deep blows that a series of scandals is inflicting upon Peru’s political establishment and government institutions, the country is leading the way in the regional fight against impunity and graft. Peru is one of Latin America’s most dynamic economies, being a founding member of...

Guatemala’s Uphill Battle Against Corruption

December 10, 2018

The International Commission Against Impunity in Guatemala has gained important enemies and faces an unprecedented level of opposition within the country’s highest levels of government. Guatemala’s history over the last century has been one of the most troubled, as well as most heavily...

Latin America at the Crossroads Ahead of Big Election Year

April 19, 2018

What does Latin America’s bumper election year hold in store for the continent? A spate of elections will make 2018 decisive for Latin America. As the world marches toward a more conservative and even authoritarian future, this year's presidential elections — in Brazil, Mexico, Colombia,...