The Council on Hemispheric Affairs (COHA) has been an active member is the ongoing discussion on Latin America and the Hemisphere since its founding in 1975. Our main goal at COHA is to promote awareness on the most pressing issues on Latin America and the Hemisphere, therefore raising communication and understanding with the United States and the globe. Our director, Larry Birns, as well as our Senior Research Fellows and Research Associates are regularly cited and interviewed by major press organizations, executive and federal branch members or renowned figures in the area of study due to their vast knowledge on specific issues, providing scholarly analysis and research. For more information on COHA’s interviews, or to request and interview with director, Larry Birns, a Senior Research Fellow or Associate, please contact us at To join our press list, send your full name, organization and contact information at

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