UPCOMING EVENTS & COURSES


CEDLA LECTURE
Religion, law and politics in four Latin American countries
Emerson Giumbelli
Vrije Universiteit / UFRGS
21 April, 15:30h
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MA5. POLITICAL ECONOMY OF COMMODITY DEPENDENCE:
Oil and Drugs in Venezuela and Colombia Compared
Period: 9 May – 27 June 2017
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BA10. POLITICAL ECONOMY OF COMMODITY DEPENDENCE:
Oil and Drugs in Venezuela and Colombia Compared
Period: 9 May – 27 June 2017
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CEDLA LECTURE
Latin America's new conservatism and the future of LGBT rights
Javier Corrales, Amherst College
12 May, 15:30h

CEDLA LECTURE
The political influence of the Latin American military
Dirk Kruijt, Utrecht University
19 May, 15:30h

CEDLA LECTURE
Small scale gold mining in the Amazon
Marjo de Theije
Vrije Universiteit / GOMIAM
23 June, 15:30h

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


Featured article - ERLACSLa judicialización de la lucha por la vivienda en Buenos Aires
Published March 2017


  • 21/04/17 CEDLA LECTURE
    Religion, law and politics in four Latin American countries


  • The lecture will address how the relations between state and religion shape the patterns of religious diversity in Argentina, Brazil, Mexico and Uruguay. +INFO

  • New Publication from C. Klaufus (CEDLA Staf)

  • The urban land debate in the global South: New avenues for research
    By Griet Steel, Femke van Noorloos, Christien Klaufus READ

  • ECONOMY: The Limited Resilience of South America’s Commodity Boom



  • Barbara Hogenboom and Marjo de Theije published the opinion article 'The Limited Resilience of South America’s Commodity Boom' in Pulsamérica. Next to discussing the collapse of the South American commodity boom and the negative impact of large-scale extractive projects, they call for a more positive evaluation of small-scale mining because it can be more beneficial for local development than large-scale mining. READ