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Latin America & the Caribbean

Latin America & The Caribbean

The Open Society Foundations work to reinforce human rights and democratic governance in Latin America and the Caribbean. Activities focus on addressing violence and state responses to organized crime, promoting transparency, and ensuring international support for open society goals.

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Open Society Voices

Portraits from Prison Tell Stories of Women in the Drug War

July 27, 2015 by Mary Miller Flowers

In Latin America, the most perverse consequences of the drug war are borne by women.

The Key to Puerto Rico’s Transformation

July 20, 2015 by Nuria Y. Ortiz Vargas 1

The lack of government accountability is a major factor in Puerto Rico’s financial crisis. A homegrown alliance of civil society groups is stepping in to change this.

Bolivia’s Smarter Approach to Controlling Coca Production

July 7, 2015 by Diego Garcia-Devis

By shifting from forced eradication to community-based enforcement, Bolivia is regulating the production of coca leaves while respecting farmers’ rights.

Open Society People

Senior Regional Advocacy Officer
Open Society Foundations–Washington, D.C., Latin America Program, Open Society Policy Center

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