Thursday, May 25, 2017

The economic impact of violence in LAC: implications for the EU


Low carbon development in Latin America

Alert - No15 - 24 May 2017

Joana Castro Pereira

This Alert looks at the challenges facing Latin America as it transitions from its current development paradigm to a low carbon development path. Which countries have the greatest potential when it comes to renewable energy investments?
  • Citizen security in Latin America

    Alert - No14 - 24 May 2017

    Michele Dos Ramos

    This Alert explains why the reduction of lethal violence and other forms of victimisation is a precondition for ensuring inclusive and sustainable development in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC).
  • The economic impact of violence in LAC: implications for the EU

    Brief - No16 - 24 May 2017

    José Luengo-Cabrera

    Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) can be considered to be the most violent region in the world, particularly when measured by homicide levels. Given the high costs of violence in LAC, how can systematic assessments of the economic cost of violence enhance the scope for EU preventive action?
  • Towards San Salvador: where Europe meets Latin America

    Brief - No15 - 23 May 2017

    Lorena Ruano

    This Brief takes a look at the state of play in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) in the run-up to the bi-regional EU-CELAC summit in El Salvador in October. What can the Union expect to achieve at the summit? And what kind of partner can CELAC be for the EU?