UPCOMING EVENTS & COURSES

  • CEDLA MASTER 2017-18

  • CEDLA MASTER PROGRAMME
    LATIN AMERICAN STUDIES
    REGISTER NOW!

  • BA 1. Understanding
    Latin America Today

  • 4 September – 27 October
    This multidisciplinary course introduces students to the field of Latin American Studies. The course is designed for students who have not yet followed lectures on Latin America. REGISTER NOW!

  • CEDLA LECTURE 15/09/17 Latin America today:
    what kind of partner
    for the EU

    Lorena Ruano, European Union Institute for Security Studies (Paris)

  • CEDLA LECTURE 22/09/17 Demonizing for
    the ‘good cause’:
    Dominicans, Haitians,
    and the Global Citizen

    Samuel Martínez
    University of Connecticut

  • Call for PhD Students

  • Deadline: 30 September
    C E D L A / L A S P  C O - L A B
    The Commons in Latin America:
    Struggles, policies and Research +INFO

  • PRINCE BERNHARD SCHOLARSHIPS 2017

  • The scholarships aim to support innovative research carried out in
    the fields of economic, political, or cultural relations between the Netherlands/Europe and Latin America. Applications must before
    9 October 2017 HOW TO APPLY

  • MA1. Socio-Environmental Change in Latin America: Power, Participation and Governance

  • 30 October – 18 December
    Latin America holds large reserves of renewable and non-renewable resources and is a major global supplier of energy, metals, foodstuffs and environmental services. Historically the countries in the region have not been successful in managing their natural resources in a sustainable, productive and equitable way. +INFO

  • BA 2. Politics and Protest
    in Latin America

  • 31 October – 19 December
    Latin American politics are a puzzling field of academic study. On the one hand, political discourses and antagonisms are usually very outspoken, be it from activists or from presidents. +INFO

FEATURED ARTICLE
ERLACS - European Review
of Latin American
and Caribbean Studies


Featured article - ERLACSRepresentaciones del Estado colombiano y construcción de ciudadanía en los márgenes
Published July 2017


  • Prof Dr Michiel Baud blikt terug op de zaak-Zorreguieta

    Toen Willem-Alexander wilde trouwen met Máxima Zorreguieta, verrichtte Latijns-Amerika-deskundige Michiel Baud in opdracht van minister-president Wim Kok in het geheim onderzoek naar de rol van haar vader. Jorge Zorreguieta (1928-2017) had deel uitgemaakt van een moorddadig militair regime in Argentinië. Zorreguieta stierf op 8 augustus. +INFO


  • Update on Venezuela's economic, social and political situation
    Gerardo González, IESA (Venezuela)

    On Friday 18 August Gerardo González, researcher at IESA in Caracas and alumnus of the CEDLA Master’s Programme, talked with us about the current situation in Venezuela

  • CEDLA MASTER PROGRAMME LATIN AMERICAN STUDIES

  • Deadline applications: For more information on application deadlines, please contact the CEDLA secretariat at secretariat@cedla.nl REGISTER NOW!

  • CEDLA op de radio: Bureau Buitenland (VPRO)

  • Prof Dr Michiel Baud en zijn visie op de ontwikkelingen in Latijns Amerika LUISTEREN

  • BA 1. Understanding Latin America Today

  • This multidisciplinary course introduces students to the field of Latin American Studies. The course is designed for students who have not yet followed lectures on Latin America. The lectures cover important historical, cultural, social, economic and political developments and are taught by different teachers at CEDLA. They cover developments at regional, national and local level as well as Latin America’s connections with the rest of the world. Both urban and rural development trends are discussed. In addition to lectures with a general content, there are also a few lectures on specialized topics. The course can be combined with other CEDLA courses, and merged into a minor in Latin American studies. REGISTER NOW!