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Open letter concerning the arrest of Jennifer Moore and John Edward Dougherty in Cusco, Peru, on April 21, 2017, and the activities of Hudbay Minerals

April 27, 2017 Justin Trudeau Prime Minister of Canada Alan Hair President and CEO, Hudbay Minerals As members of the Extractive Industries Research Group and the Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean at York University in Toronto, Canada, we are writing to express our deep concern in relation to the recent arrest […]

2016 TLN TeleLatino Essay Prizes Awarded

2016 TLN TeleLatino Essay Prizes Awarded The Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean (CERLAC) at York University and TLN Telelatino is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 TLN Telelatino Essay Prize in recognition of outstanding scholarly papers in any area of study on the experiences of the Latin American diaspora. […]

2016 Michael Baptista Essay Prizes Awarded

2016 Michael Baptista Essay Prizes Awarded The Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean (CERLAC) at York University is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 Michael Baptista Essay Prize for outstanding scholarly papers on topics of relevance to the area of Latin American and Caribbean Studies. At the undergraduate level, the […]

Sergio Aguayo explica la violencia en México

Sergio Aguayo explica la violencia en México Por Pablo Gómez Barrios | amlat@rcinet.ca Jueves 9 marzo, 2017 Compartir Sergio Aguayo es profesor e investigador en el Centro de Estudios Internacionales del Colegio de México, donde coordina el Seminario sobre Violencia y Paz. Sergio ha enseñado en diversas universidades de México, Estados Unidos y Europa. En […]

Faculty of Graduate Studies honours CERLAC Fellow Prof. Carl James

The Faculty of Graduate Studies (FGS) honoured Professor Carl James with the Faculty’s Teaching Award for his contributions to graduate teaching and membership. James was presented his award at the Faculty Council meeting on March 2. Attending the presentation were friends and colleagues of James. To read the whole YFile article, please click here.

Michael Baptista lecture examines humanitarian crisis in Mexico

An insightful examination of the deepening humanitarian crisis in Mexico will be the focus of the Winter 2017 Michael Baptista Lecture, which is presented on March 8 by York’s Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean (CERLAC). Sergio Aguayo The lecture, titled “Violence in Mexico and Canadian Refugee Policy”, will run from 5 to […]