President Néstor Kirchner Fellowship

Public Lecture by Patricia Martinez Coral and Casandra Castorena Sánchez, 2017-2018 PNK Fellows

March 7th, 2018 | The New School · New York

The New School Observatory on Latin America (OLA) and Universidad Nacional de San Martín (UNSAM) are pleased to present, in this 7th consecutive year of the President Néstor Kirchner Fellowship, the 2017-2018 Fellows: Patricia Martinez Coral and Casandra Castorena Sánchez, who were...

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Latin America on the Move

ECLAC Launches International Short Essay Contest about the Future of Equality in Latin America and the Caribbean 

October 2017

CALL: The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), along with the Southern Cone edition of Le Monde diplomatique and the Nodal Latin American and Caribbean News Portal, called for submissions to an international short essay contest on the future of equality in the region...

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Latin America on the Move

Transport Infrastructure for Inclusive Urban Development: the case of Quito's subway, Ecuador

January 25th, 2018 | The New School, New York

Quito's first subway line currently under construction, will offer citizens in less than 3 years, reduced travel times, reduced travel costs, safer, and a more reliable mode of transportation. The Metro stations along the corridor are likely to catalyze a polycentric model of urban redevelopment, on this city that has seen one of the most accelerated rates of sprawl in the region. Quito's municipality has recently begun a planning and urban regulation initiative to foster....

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Welcome to OLA

Michael-A_48Welcoming remarks by Michael Cohen, Director of the Observatory on Latin America and the International Affairs Program of The New School.

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