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Talk: 'The 2013 Paraguay Elections'

Start: Jun 4, 2013 5:30:00 PM
End: Jun 4, 2013 7:00:00 PM


The Colorado Party ruled Paraguay uninterrupted for 61 years until kicked out in 2008 by an opposition coalition built around a former bishop, Fernando Lugo. But on 21 April they returned to power in presidential elections, won by their millionaire candidate Horacio Cartes, at the same time greatly increasing their representation in Congress.

Book Launch: 'The Paraguay Reader'

Start: Jun 4, 2013 7:00:00 PM
End: Jun 4, 2013 8:00:00 PM


UCL-Institute of the Americas (UCL-IA)
gladly hosts the launch of this book, co-edited by Peter Lambert and Andrew Nickson.

Talk: 'Propaganda in the Americas: A Historical Evaluation'

Start: Jun 10, 2013 6:30:00 PM
End: Jun 10, 2013 8:00:00 PM


UCL-Institute of the Americas (UCL-IA) gladly co-sponsors this talk, to take place at the Conference Center, British Library.

UCL - Institute of the Americas Open Evening

Start: Jun 11, 2013 6:00:00 PM
End: Jun 11, 2013 8:00:00 PM


UCL - Institute of the Americas is holding its first Open Evening on June 11, 2013, from 6 to 8 pm.

Book Launch: 'Cuba Under Raul Castro: Assessing the Reforms'

Start: Jun 13, 2013 5:30:00 PM
End: Jun 13, 2013 7:00:00 PM


UCL-Institute of the Americas (UCL-IA) is truly honored to welcome Professor Carmelo Mesa-Lago (Pittsburgh) for the launch of this, his latest book.

Conference: 'Report on the Americas 2013: Economies in Flux'

Start: Jun 14, 2013 9:45:00 AM
End: Jun 14, 2013 8:00:00 PM


UCL - Institute of the Americas (UCL-IA) hosts this conference, with the participation of eminent scholars and experts: Juan Carlos Moreno Brid, of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) will provide a keynote presentation, followed by a host of distinguished guest speakers, including Professor Carmelo Mesa Lago (University of Pittsburgh), Dr Diego Sanchez Ancochea (St Anthony’s College, Oxford University), Dr Mahrukh Doctor (University of Hull), John Bowler (Economist Intelligence Unit), Professor Ricardo Ffrench Davis (ECLAC) and UCL-IA's Professors Maxine Molyneux, Iwan Morgan and Victor Bulmer-Thomas, amongst others.

Seminar: NATO, Afghanistan and Canada's alliances

Start: Jun 17, 2013 6:00:00 PM
End: Jun 17, 2013 7:15:00 PM


'NATO is a corpse decomposing': on Afghanistan and Canada's alliances
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