17 episodes

Exploring business, geopolitics, and security in Latin America and the Caribbean. We bring you insights from global leaders and experts from across sectors and industries with a focus on the LAC region. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/latampodcast/support

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Exploring business, geopolitics, and security in Latin America and the Caribbean. We bring you insights from global leaders and experts from across sectors and industries with a focus on the LAC region. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/latampodcast/support

    Investigative Journalism, Corporate Social Responsibility, and Risk Reduction in Latin America

    Investigative Journalism, Corporate Social Responsibility, and Risk Reduction in Latin America

    Hollie McKay, globe trotting journalist and Corporate Social Responsibility consultant, brings us unique insights as she describes her experience in Latin America and around the world. Hollie has also recently published a book title ‘Only Cry for the Living’ a memoir of her experiences in ISIS controlled territories.

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    • 32 min
    Investing in Island Resilience, A Virtual Panel: Renewables, Agriculture Technology and Doing Business in Puerto Rico & the Caribbean

    Investing in Island Resilience, A Virtual Panel: Renewables, Agriculture Technology and Doing Business in Puerto Rico & the Caribbean

    > Audio from a video panel. Visual aids are explained throughout, and presentations can be made available by the individual panelists. The video recording of the event is also available on Latin American Intersection's and LAI Host Michael Scadden's social media. YouTube link also provided below https://anchor.fm/latampodcast/support

    • 2 hr 10 min
    Colombia & Cross Sector Partnerships for Greater Impact After COVID19

    Colombia & Cross Sector Partnerships for Greater Impact After COVID19

    Adam Isacson joins us today to help us understand the challenges, successes, and pitfalls of local, US, and international aid and security programs in Colombia. We discuss lessons learned and how leveraging multi sector partnerships (private, government, academic, military, NGO), and developing the right leaders, may improve the results of security and humanitarian aid efforts and accelerate development goals in Colombia and across the region.

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    • 1 hr 13 min
    Chinese Influence in Latin America After COVID19

    Chinese Influence in Latin America After COVID19

    Dr. Evan Ellis joins us again, this time to discuss Chinese influence and investment in Latin America and the Caribbean, and how the COVID19 crisis may accelerate China’s presence given the regions circumstances.

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    • 1 hr 12 min
    Venezuela & COVID19 Geopolitics

    Venezuela & COVID19 Geopolitics

    We return with John Polga and Brian Fonseca to discuss what's new with Venezuela in the midst of the COVID19 pandemic, as the U.S. simultaneously indicts Nicolas Maduro  and offers a road to lifting sanctions in consideration of the health challenges Venezuelans may face.

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    • 37 min
    COVID19 & Latin America Business: Threats & Opportunities

    COVID19 & Latin America Business: Threats & Opportunities

    James McKeigue, Managing Editor of LatAm Investor magazine, joins us from Guayaquil, Ecuador where the UK-based James is currently sequestered as the region faces another in a long line of challenges: COVID19. James shares insights into the region's current status as the world manages the COVID19 outbreak, and leaders at all levels look at ways to manage the economic impacts of worldwide shutdowns. Between the threats, and at the other end of the crisis, there may be opportunities in the Latin America and Caribbean region, for investors and for communities.

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    • 57 min

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