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UC San Diego Mexico Violence Resource Project Goes Beyond Cartels to Study Drug War

Oct. 14, 2020 | By Christine Clark | UC San Diego News
Project serves as reliable database for organized crime statistics and provides innovative analysis of dynamics of violence on the one-year anniversary of the shootouts in Culiacán, Sinaloa

‘You can always go around the obstacles’

Sept. 25, 2020 | By Virginia Watson | GPS News
Despite the ongoing stay-at-home order amid the novel coronavirus pandemic, Rafael Fernández de Castro is broadening the reach of the Center for U.S.-Mexican Studies

Mexico Opium Network Launched to Combat Global Opioid Epidemic

June 29, 2020 | By Christine Clark | UC San Diego News
UC San Diego’s Center for U.S.-Mexican Studies among the key partner institutions for the first-of–its kind, international effort

Center for U.S.-Mexican Studies expands research on drug war and migrant crisis

Oct. 31, 2019 | By Christine Clark | UC San Diego News
With the ever-changing policies and complexities between the U.S. and Mexico, the center will inform the creation, implementation and evaluation of public policy to enhance the lives of citizens in both countries

Research at the border: A living laboratory of transformation

Sept. 26, 2019 | By Rachel Hommel | GPS News
A GPS team conducted policy-relevant research across the border at the crux of the U.S.-Mexico immigration debate

New Report Creates Roadmap for U.S.-Mexico Cooperation on Security, Drug and Border Policy

April 16, 2019 | By Christine Clark, UC San Diego News
UC San Diego white paper recommends establishing a joint taskforce combatting fentanyl, developing binational criminal investigative operations and more

Investing in the future of STEM in Baja California

March 26, 2019 | By GPS Communications | GPS News
The Center for U.S.-Mexican Studies partners with leaders from higher education institutions and the private sector to build the STEM talent pipeline in Tijuana

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