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International IDEA and ECLAC bring together politicians and intellectuals to analyze the state of democracy in Latin America


International IDEA and ECLAC jointly organized the Regional Conference on the "State of Democracy in Latin America" in Santiago, Chile, on 26-28 November 2018.

Latin American democracy faces its midlife crisis

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First Annual Global Forum on Latin America and the Caribbean 2018


The first Global Forum on Latin America and the Caribbean was held in the margins of the High-Level Segment of the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York from 25-27 September 2018. The Global Forum brought together the region´s top experts and leaders, including former Heads of State and government representatives as well as senior representatives from regional organizations, universities and think tanks to discuss and analyze the role of Latin America and the Caribbean on the world stage.