COVID-19: A Perspective from Latin America and the Caribbean

Mikhael G. Iglesias L. – MA Candidate at NYU CLACS   In the sixth month of the current health crisis caused by COVID-19, in which much of the world was caught off guard, Latin America and the Caribbean have become a focal point for infections. Historic inequality in access to healthcare services, high poverty ratesContinue reading “COVID-19: A Perspective from Latin America and the Caribbean”

Spotlight on Brazil this Week at CLACS

On Thursday, March 22nd CLACS will be hosting two events that will bring a spotlight on Brazil.  First at 12:30pm, Professor Marcos Cueto (Casa de Oswaldo Cruz and Visiting Scholar at the the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies at Harvard University) will be presenting a lecture titled “Brazil, Aids, and Global Health, 1996-2008.” In 1996, Brazil wasContinue reading “Spotlight on Brazil this Week at CLACS”