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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (2): 101–106.
Published: 01 June 2013
... their identities. © World Policy Institute 2013 2013 World Policy Institute Associated Press Bogotá—For much of the first half of 2012, Colombia hardly seemed on the path to peace. As they have done for the past half-century, leftist rebels ambushed soldiers, destroyed oil pipelines, set off...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (3): 1–11.
Published: 01 September 2000
.... Sharpe is professor of political science at Swarthmore College, and the coauthor o/Drug W ar Politics: The Price of Denial. Two Wars or One? Drugs, Guerrillas, and Colombia’s New Violencia William AÍ. LeoGrande and Kenneth E. Sharpe The recently approved $1.3 billion aid...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (3): 86–97.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Jake Rollow Jake Rollow researched community peace building initiatives during nine months living in Colombia. © World Policy Institute 2014 2014 World Policy Institute Photo: Policianacional DE LOS COLOMBIANOS Eastern Antioquia, Colombia—In late 2001, Sandra Mira...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (3): 32–38.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Robin Kirk When the president of Colombia shook hands with the leader of FARC, the longest-running conflict in the Western Hemisphere was over, but ensuring peace after the official end of the fighting is never straightforward. Using examples from Northern Ireland, Argentina, and Chile, author...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 26–34.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Angelika Albaladejo A "witch hunt against poor women": Across the Americas, abortion laws are harming health and securityRestrictive reproductive policies in El Salvador, Colombia, the U.S., and elsewhere are pushing women toward unsafe procedures. Journalist Angelika Albaladejo argues...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (1): 113–115.
Published: 01 March 2000
... that U.S. foreign policy will be focused, like it or not, on the new arc of crisis in Latin America— Colombia, Venezuela, and Ecuador (with Mexico waiting in the wings). It is Latin America and the Caribbean that most directly af­ fect Americans at home: immigration and drugs fuel the fears...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 38–45.
Published: 01 March 2016
... interested in inequality have tended to ask how black people are living, black rights movement sacross the Americasare demanding that society confront a more difficult question: How are black people dying? Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 Brazil Colombia black lives matter racism...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 22 (4): 25–35.
Published: 01 December 2006
... insurgency, prevalent in Latin from coming to power, lest they provide the America during the 1960s and in Central Soviet Union an opening. Cuba epitomized America during the 1980s, has become rare. the potential problem: after the 1959 revo­ Only Colombia has significant guerrilla lution, Cuba...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 44–45.
Published: 01 December 2017
... in areas in Colombia that have the COLOMBIA COLOMBIA highest incidence of sex EL CHOCO MINE CHOCO EL...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 3–8.
Published: 01 December 2015
... three South American nations: Bolivia, Peru, and Colombia. But it’s not just drug-producing states that are challenged by transnational criminal networks. Producer states, transit states, and consumer states all generate internal mafias that capture state institutions, including law enforcement, border...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 3–7.
Published: 01 June 2014
... research analyst at Federação das indústrias do Estado de São Paulo, is a graduate student at the International Relations Institute of the Universidade de São Paulo. José Antonio Ocampo, former director of the Banco de la República (Central Bank of Colombia) and finance minister, is a candidate...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 17 (4): 89.
Published: 01 December 2001
...; “President Gore’s Foreign Policy" (XVIL2) Guerrillas, and Colombia’s New Violencid” (XVII:3) Howe, Marvine; "Morocco’s Democratic Experience” (XVII: 1) Singer, Peter W.; “Bosnia 2000: Phoenix or Flames?” (XVII: 1) Iatrides, John O., and Nicholas...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 26–36.
Published: 01 December 2015
... economic woes came to a head in late August. The Venezuelan government began cleansing border areas of Colombians. Security officials pulled Colombians from their homes in towns like San Antonio de Táchira and put them on buses to Colombia. Over 1,000 Colombians were deported. Thousands more, fearing...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 10–13.
Published: 01 December 2015
... to one report, intra-regional trade accounted for only 27 percent of total commerce in South and Central America. Intra-European trade at the time comprised 63 percent of the area’s commercial activity; in Asia, the figure was 52 percent. Nor has the snake been banished from the garden. Colombia...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (4): 17–22.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Ricardo Ávila © World Policy Institute 2015 2015 World Policy Institute Photo: Bolsa Mexicana de Valores BOGOTÁ, Colombia—When Lima, Peru, hosted the joint annual meetings of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund last October, it was supposed to be the ideal occasion...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (1): 32–40.
Published: 01 March 2004
... struggled to ward off economic collapse as partner, the European Union. With FTAA ne­ other Latin American countries focused on gotiations ranking as a top hemispheric pri­ consolidating democratic rule, expanding ority, and Chile, Colombia, and the Central trade, and pursuing closer ties...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 8–11.
Published: 01 June 2017
... it. “The prevailing view is economic,” the court wrote. “In this way, policies and legislation have emphasized access to economic use and exploitation to the detriment of the protection of the rights of the environment and of the communities.” The Constitutional Court of Colombia was more pointed, ruling...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (1): 33–42.
Published: 01 March 2012
... view that Bolívar died of tuberculosis, Chávez claims instead that Colombian oligarchs killed him. So, in July 2010, as relations between Colombia and Venezuela reached one of the tensest moments in recent history after the Colombian government produced evidence that Chávez was harboring anti...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (3): 57–64.
Published: 01 September 2013
... and free innocent defendants. Colombia is often suggested as a country that has succeeded in adopting a dynamic adversarial model. Its commitment to the transition process has been demonstrated through the dedication of meaningful funding to the justice sector and by working closely with the United States...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (2): 37–46.
Published: 01 June 2004
.... Colombia, for example, did not United States went through informal money end this practice until late in 2003-14 transfer systems, which often were much Policymakers have learned that there are cheaper than formal sending mechanisms.16 ways to increase the impact of remittances Before September 11...