Videos

Videos

On this page, WOLA posts videos of its events, of interviews with its partners, reports from the field, and of other timely developments in Latin America.

Security, Transparency, and Accountability in El Salvador and Honduras

On June 30, guests from El Salvador and Honduras will discuss challenges to security, transparency, and accountability in the Northern Triangle.

Youth Violence and Resilience in Honduras and Northeast Africa

On June 22, WOLA and partner organizations discussed youth violence and resilience in Honduras and Northeast Kenya.

Watch: How Can We End 'Prison-Like' Migrant Detention Conditions?

How can we improve the way we treat migrant children and families? WOLA Senior Associate Maureen Meyer speaks with Maria Teresa Kumar of MSNBC's "Changing America" on the conditions in U.S. migrant detention centers today.

Violent Responses to Crime in Central America

On May 20, WOLA and FIU hosted a panel discussion on security challenges in Central America and the dangers of pursuing repressive policies to confront crime and violence.

Interview with Adam Isacson on the End of Aerial Spraying in Colombia

WOLA Senior Associate Adam Isacson explains the history of Colombia's deeply flawed program of aerial spraying program coca crops, and offers a panorama of what the future could hold.

The Study of Safe and Inclusive Cities in Latin America

On May 14, WOLA and AU hosted a panel discussion on conceptual and methodological advances in research addressing pressing urban issues in Latin America.

Will Afro-Colombians Gain Better Representation in Post-Conflict Colombia?

On April 23, WOLA hosted a discussion of the political challenges faced by Afro-Colombians as their country's 50-year armed conflict winds down.

Video: A Conversation with Clara Rojas on Colombia's Peace Process

Clara Rojas, a former hostage turned Colombian congresswoman, weighs in on the state of her country's ongoing peace process.

Chavismo Under Pressure: Economic Crisis and Political Challenges in Venezuela

On February 25, WOLA hosted an assessment of Venezuela's political and economic forecast featuring two leading experts on the country: WOLA Senior Fellow David Smilde and Michael McCarthy of the American University Center for Latin American and Latino Studies (CLALS).

Video and Report: Mexican Migrant Children Forgotten at the Border

Last year, the issue of Central American children fleeing violence made headlines in the United States. But unlike unaccompanied minors from Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras, Mexican children rarely get an opportunity to tell their story before an immigration judge.