About the Institute of the Americas
Established in 1981, the Institute of the Americas is an independent, inter-American institution devoted to encouraging economic and social reform in the Americas, enhancing private sector collaboration and communication and strengthening political and economic relations between Latin America, the Caribbean, the United States and Canada.
Hemisphere in Transition Webinar Series
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April 14, 2021
Join the Institute of the Americas as we welcome Mexico’s Secretary of Economy Tatiana Clouthier for a keynote presentation and discussion as part of the Institute of the Americas’ Hemisphere in Transition Webinar Series.
The event will be moderated by Richard Kiy, President of the Institute of the Americas (IOA) and Jeffrey Davidow, Member of the IOA’s Hemispheric Advisory Board and former US ambassador to Mexico.
Renewing U.S. Hemispheric Engagement in a Changing World, a keynote address by Governor Bill Richardson
April 29, 2021, 1:00 p.m.- 2 p.m.
Join the Institute of the Americas as we welcome Governor Bill Richardson, the two-time Governor of New Mexico (2003-2010) and former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations (1997-1998) and Secretary of Energy (1997- 2000) as part of our Hemisphere in Transition Webinar Series.
Governor Richardson will share his perspective on the challenges and opportunities confronting the Biden Administration on a wide range of issues across Western Hemisphere including national security, migration, trade and investment, energy policy, regional cooperation as well as climate change.
Energy Transition Initiative
The ETI Program objective is to shape and inform public policies and regulatory frameworks pertaining to the energy transition and to enable the region’s transition to a more sustainable energy mix. It also fosters policies to incentivize investment in renewable technologies that will accelerate the de-carbonization of the region and boost energy security and economic development. Read more
On February 11, the Institute of the Americas formally launched our report, “China Stakes Its Claim in Latin American Energy: What It Means for the Region, the U.S. and Beijing”. The launch event and webinar was co-hosted by University of California TV (UCTV) and is...
Early this year, the Institute formally launched its Environment & Climate Change (EC2) program to support and promote the private sector’s role across a wide range of activities ranging from: sustainable financing, green bond project funding, establishing...
Celebrating International Day of Women and Girls in Science, the STEAM Initiative held its first webinar Mujeres en STEAM, Thursday, February 11 in Spanish with 80 Latina girls from the U.S., Mexico, Peru, and Argentina participating. Three panelists served as...
Mr. Grijalva has been a student of U.S.-Latin American legal and political interactions for over 30 years. A UCSD graduate with a bachelor of Arts in Political Science and with a Juris Doctor from the University of San Diego School of Law, his entire professional...
Hemispheric Advisory Board Established, Ambassador Jeffrey Davidow, Enrique García, Paulo Sotero Named as Founding Members
The Institute of the Americas diverse Board of Directors is composed of 22-member and includes respected business and civic leaders with on-going professional and personal ties across Latin America and the Caribbean. In 2021, we welcome the establishment of a new...
The Institute of the Americas is proud to welcome our two new members of the Board of Directors. Ms. Molina and Ms. MacDermott, based in Mexico City and New York City accordingly will bring their expertise to support our key programs in Energy and Sustainability,...