Central America & Mexico Policy Initiative

Addressing Central America and Mexico’s migration and security issues

Events

Children, Youth, and the U.S.-Mexico Border Migrant Smuggling Market

April 2, 2018 | 12:15:00 | Sid Richardson Hall 3.316/3.350

On Monday, April 2, 2018, the Robert Strauss Center welcomed Dr. Gabriella Sanchez, Research Fellow at the Migration Policy Centre at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy, for a talk on U.S.-Mexico border security…

Human Rights and Access to Justice in Mexico

February 15, 2018 | 12:15:00 | Sid Richardson Hall 3.316/3.350

On Thursday, February 15, 2018, the Robert Strauss Center welcomed Maureen Meyer, Director of the Washington Office on Latin America’s (WOLA) Mexico Program, for a talk on impunity and human rights violations in Mexico. The…

Mexico: Sizing Up the Security Crisis

November 1, 2017 | 12:15:00 | LBJ School of Public Affairs, SRH 3.122

On Wednesday, November 1, 2017, the Strauss Center welcomed Alejandro Hope, Security Analyst and former intelligence officer at Centro de Investigacion y Seguridad, to speak about the ongoing security crisis in Mexico as well as…

U.S.-Mexico Relations Under Trump’s Fire: How Is Mexico Responding?

March 20, 2017 | 12:15:00 | LBJ School of Public Affairs, SRH 3.122

On Monday, March 20, the Robert Strauss Center and the LBJ School of Public Affairs are excited to welcome Dr. Rafael Fernández de Castro (Chair, ITAM’s Department of International Studies, Mexico City, MX and LBJ…

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto’s Security Legacy

February 8, 2017 | 12:15:00 | Eastwoods Room, Texas Union (UNB 2.102)

On Thursday, February 20, 2017, the Strauss Center’s Mexico Security Initiative invited Dr. Viridiana Rios of Purdue University for a conversation with Mexico Security Fellow Stephanie Leutert. The talk addressed Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto’s…

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