“At a time when there is a new political situation in Latin America, with governments more committed to regional cooperation and multilateralism, the time has come to find a solution to the crisis in Haiti.”
“Distorting the Summit of the Americas in this way, and transforming it into a kind of ‘club of friends’ of the government in power in Washington, harms not only the region, but also the basic principles of Pan-Americanism.”
Ambassador Heine discusses the need for regional unity in Latin America in order to address ” the most serious crisis in 120 years according to ECLAC.”
“The great withdrawal of the United States from Central Asia, and from the key passageway of Eurasia, will have vast repercussions.”
“The period of time that corresponds to this pandemic and the years to come is that of a world that is trying to be born. And we know that births are always painful.”
Prof. Heine writes op-ed and quoted in article discussing the Inter-American Development Bank.
GDP Center Director Kevin Gallagher suggests that Michelle Bachelet, former president of Chile, would be a strong candidate for President of the World Bank.