On April 8, the Forum 2000 Foundation, in cooperation with Fundación Internacional para la Libertad and Cátedra Mario Vargas Llosa, are organizing a conference at Universidad CEU San Pablo in Madrid (C. de Julián Romea, 23, Salón de Grados) to discuss the reasons for the recent wave of mass demonstrations in the region. The speakers will address the common causes of the protests across different Latin American countries and discuss their democratizing potential in various authoritarian regimes. Experts and civil society leaders, including Venezuelan human rights lawyer Tamara Sujú, the director of Amnesty International Mexico Erika Guevara Rosas, or Rosa María Payá of Cuba Decide, will be among the speakers of the event.
To attend the event please register here (https://forms.gle/Bz9BfPgs6RtS5D6t8) by April 6, 2022. The discussion starts at 10 am, registration starts at 9:30 am.