Southern Cone & Brazil

Only two countries in Latin America—Costa Rica and Uruguay—can be considered “full democracies,” according to an Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) study commissioned by BBC for Democracy Day on January 20.

A block of six presidents—representing Brazil, Argentina, Venezuela, Bolivia, Nicaragua and Cuba—snubbed the two-day Cumbre Iberoamericana (Ibero-American Summit).

Meeting the needs of a global labor market.
Investment in high-tech, higher ed.
Is online education a fad—or a tool?
The prospects have never been better.

Since 2000, the Havana Film Festival in New York has been bringing Latin American cinema to New Yorkers—and after 15 years, it is still going strong.

Dynamics surrounding the Ukraine crisis are redefining international influences. How is Latin America being affected by this power struggle?

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