:: March 21, 2017
With the participation of author and former political prisoner Jorge Olivera Castillo and jurist Daniel Sabsay, CADAL's programme Puente Democrático organized the conference «The Human Rights situation in Cuba 14 years after the Black Spring».
:: March 8, 2017
The book State Crimes. Justice’s Dilemmas, published in 2016 by the Hammurabi Editions, with the cooperation of CADAL, republished articles and notes by Jaime Malamud Goti, written in over the past 15 years, on transitional justice.
:: January 30, 2017
With the participation of the economist Ignacio Munyo as a guest speaker, CADAL organized the 2017 edition of the Forum Latinoamericano Punta del Este forum in the hotel boutique AWA
. The activity was sponsored by the Konrad Adenauer Foundation
with the support of the daily El País
:: December 20, 2016
In the context of the second anniversary of the normalization of the relations between the United States and Cuba, CADAL organized a lecture with Armando Chaguaceda, Inés Pousadela, Alicia Lissidini and Fernando J. Ruiz.
:: December 15, 2016
CADAL organised the last Foro Catalinas of 2016 where Carlos Fara, Director of CADAL's Advisory Council, gave a summary of Mauricio Macri's first year of government. Amongst the participants were the ambassadors of Switzerland, Finland, Norway, Denmark and Sweden as well as diplomats from the European Union, Romania, Belgium, Brazil, Mexico and Honduras.
:: November 17, 2016
The programme took place from November 1 to 17 with a total of nine classes. Primarily directed at students and university graduates younger than 25 years, the programme elaborated the development of socialism in Eastern and Central Europe between 1917 and 1989, the transition to communism and the cases of the remaining dictatorships in Cuba and North Korea. A wide range of lecturers participated in the programme including historian Ricardo López Göttig, Professor Fernando Ruiz, the representative of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation in Argentina, film critic Pablo de Vita, Sociologist Gabriel Palumbo, Political Scientist Agustín Menédez, the ambassador of Geogria and the President of CADAL.
:: November 16, 2016
Sponsored by Konrad Adenauer Foundation, CADAL organized the conference "Human Rights after the Fall of the Berlin Wall: Old and New Challenges" in Uruguay with keynote speakers Alvaro Garcé and Soledad Garcia Muñóz.
:: October 18, 2016
In the framework of the 20° edition of the Forum 2000, Micael Lagergren received from the hands of Cuban democratic activists in the Zofin palace in Prague, the award to committed diplomacy in Cuba 2015. Lagergren worked as the third secretary of the Sweden embassy in Cuba form May 2010 to April 2015.
:: October 3, 2016
With the support of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation, CADAL organized a seminar on the internationalization of China. The event was lectured by Juan Pablo Cardenal and took place at the Escuela de Negocios de La Universidad de Montevideo.
:: August 23, 2016
:: August 18, 2016
With the support of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation, CADAL organized in the hall of the House of Representatives of the Legislative Palace in Uruguay, a seminar dedicated to the analysis of the challenges in terms of human rights and democratic governance in the new political context of Latin America.
:: July 6, 2016
A Foro Latinoamericano was held at the headquarters of CADAL in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The objective was to analyze the first seven months of the Macri administration and challenges to the opposition in Uruguay. Speakers were Carlos Fara and Adolfo Garce.
:: July 5, 2016
Martin Palouš He belonged to the original signatories of Charter 77, served as its spokesperson in 1986 and participated at the creation of Civic Forum during the Velvet Revolution (November 1989). After the fall of Communism he was a member of Parlament, Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ambassador of the Czech Republic to the United States and Permanent Representative of the Czech Republic to the United Nations. During his stay in Argentina he was declared Honor Guest of the City of Buenos Aires.
:: July 1ro, 2016
From the 14 to 30 of June,2016 CADAL in collaboration with Fundación Konrad Adenauer organized six seminars on "The reintegration of Argentina in regional and international politics". The seminars were moderated by Sybil Rhodes and speakers were Juan Battaleme, Jorge Elias, Alejandro Rebossio, Guido Nejamkis, Danilo Trupkin, Carlos Gervasoni, Federico Merke, Marcelo Elizondo, Jorge Castro, Rodolfo Caffaro Kramer, Föhrig Alberto and Luis Maria Palma.
:: June 22, 2016
Prior to their concerts at Universidad Torcuato Di Tella and at the Festival Antitodo, the members of the emblematic Cuban band Porno Para Ricardo gave a presentation at the headquarters of CADAL.
:: June 11, 2016
The programme "International Solidarity and Democracy" of CADAL organised a conference in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, where former president of Costa Rica, Laura Chinchilla, took part together with the Cuban activists Laritza Diversent, Manuel Cuesta Morúa and Victor Manuel Domínguez.
:: June 1ro, 2016
Speakers at the 2016 educational program of CADAL were Jorge Streb (UCEMA), Luis Maria Palma (UB), Leandro Querido (UBA ), Ruth Diamint (UTDT), Ignacio Labaqui (UBA) , Sybil Rhodes (UCEMA) Martin Almeida (UBA / UP) and Gabriel Salvia (CADAL).
:: May 13, 2016
Hauke Hartmann, Liliana De Riz and Carla Carrizo discussed global trends, the performance of Argentina and challenges to transformation in the country, respectively in the Foro Latino Global held at the headquarters of CADAL. To prepare the Bertelsmann Transformation Index
(BTI) specialists in 129 countries, guided by a list of standardized codes, evaluated it based on a total of 17 criteria. The BTI summarizes the results of this comprehensive study of the processes of transformation and political management into two indexes. Status Index comprises two analytical dimensions that evaluates the state of political and economic transformation, and the Management Index evaluates the quality of governance . The methodology, global trends and regional chapters of the BTI are published in Spanish
:: May 11, 2016
:: April 8, 2016
Political scientist Adolfo Garce and economist Ignacio Munyo were invited as guest speakers in the Latin American Forum Buenos Aires to analyze the start of the second government of Tabare Vazquez.