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Midwest Association of Latin American Studies Virtual Conference

Event Type
Conference/Workshop
Sponsor
Dr. Adriana Crocker, Political Science Professor and President of MALAS
Location
Webcast
Date
Oct 30, 2020   8:30 am - 2:30 pm  
Cost
Free
Registration
Registration
Contact
Dr. Adriana Crocker
E-Mail
acroc2@uis.edu
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Originating Calendar
CPAA Dean's Office

MALAS WEBINARS

Friday, October 30, 2020

COVID 19: Social, Political, and Economic Implications in the Americas
COVID 19: Implicaciones Sociales, Políticas, y Económicas en las Américas

“COVID 19 and Inequalities in the Americas”
Dr. Oscar J Mujica MD MBBS MPH PHE MACE Regional Advisor, Social Epidemiology &
Health Equity Evidence and Intelligence for Action in Health.
Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO)
Presentation and Q&A: 8:30-9:45 CST- (9:30-10:45 EST)

“The State of Democracy in Latin America”
Dr. Francisco Guerrero, Secretary of Political Affairs, Organization of American States (OAS)
Presentation and Q&A: 10:00-11:15 CST (11-12:15 EST)

[lunch break on your own!]
Come back for the afternoon session

“The economic aftershock of COVID19: the case of Central America 2021”
Dr. Francisco Mayorga, Executive Director of the Inter-American Bank of Development
Presentation and Q & A: 1:00 – 2:30 CST (2:00 – 3:30 EST)
Discussants: Dr. Mauricio Silva and Dr. Arturo Cruz Jr.

Registration is free.

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