Lee en Español Running for office was never in Gabriel Silva’s plans. The 30-year-old lawyer, who on July 1 will begin his first term as a member of Panama’s Congress, was moved to enter politics out of desperation. “Seeing the same corrupt politicians who have been there since I was born seeking re-election made me … Read more
Peru’s plea bargain with a former Odebrecht executive pries another crack in the anti-corruption Pandora’s Box.
This article is adapted from AQ’s issue on China and Latin America Picture the following scenario: Nicolás Maduro boards a Moscow-bound plane, a peaceful transition takes hold in Venezuela and state oil company PDVSA, under new management, starts a herculean reconstruction effort. The business-savvy directors and executives immediately put compliance on their priority list and hire an … Read more
Fernando Carrillo discusses how to improve international cooperation in the fight against corruption in this interview with AQ.
From chanting against everything mainstream to focusing on specific players, citizen protests can change the face of politics in the region – again.