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
Before the pandemic, during October 2019 the Institute of the Americas organized an Energy Sector Roundtable in Bogotá, Colombia, for which Mr. Plata opened and delivered welcoming remarks stressing the economic importance of the energy sector in the country