Latin America & the Caribbean
Regional Overviews Archive

Our monthly analysis briefs break down the latest data on political violence and protest trends, highlighting potential early warning signs for closer monitoring. This archive contains historical releases, including weekly overviews from before 2023.

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Regional Overview: South America
25 September-1 October 2021

7 October 2021

Last week in South America, armed clashes between state forces and organized criminal groups, as well as between criminal groups, continued to be reported in Brazil. In Paraguay, farmers and indigenous groups demonstrated against a bill that increases the criminal punishment for private property occupations, while attacks against political candidates increased ahead of municipal elections.…

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Regional Overview: Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean
25 September-1 October 2021

6 October 2021

Last week in Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean, demonstrations remained high. On the commemoration of International Safe Abortion Day on 28 September, women staged pro-choice demonstrations in Mexico and El Salvador. In Haiti, people demonstrated to demand the release of victims of kidnappings in several cities of the country. Meanwhile, unidentified suspects carried out…

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Regional Overview: South America
18-24 September 2021

30 September 2021

Last week in South America, Argentinian President Alberto Fernández staged a cabinet reshuffle in response to low voter support for the ruling Frente de Todos coalition during the midterm primary elections held on 12 September. Violent attacks against civilians increased significantly in Colombia compared to the previous week. In Brazil, clashes between drug trafficking groups…

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