About us

For nearly 40 years, the Institute of the Americas has promoted sound public policy and fostered cooperation between public and private sector stakeholders across the hemisphere.


Our Mission

To be a catalyst for promoting economic development and integration, emphasizing the role of the private sector, as a means to improve the economic and social well being of the people of the Americas.

Fact Sheet

To get a snapshot of the institute’s mission, history, leadership, organizational priorities, IRS determination letter and latest audited financials download our fact sheet.

Annual Report & Financials

Learn more about the Institute’s programs and organization’s impact in the regions that we serve across the Americas by visiting our annual report and reviewing our financial statements.

Our People

Our board members, advisory council members, experts and staff collectively represent a diverse range of backgrounds and geographic locales across the Americas that help further the goals and objectives of the Institute.

Meet the Institute’s leadership and experts

In the News

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September 10, 2021

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September 8, 2021

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September 7, 2021

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September 2, 2021

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August 23, 2021


August 15, 2021

La vieja discusión sobre la integración de los mercados regionales de gas natural

June 14, 2021

Energy matters – Blow the whistle, we have reached half-time

June 10, 2021

Election returns in Mexico ‘put up a yellow light’ on upending energy reform

June 1, 2021

Biden Administration Extends Special oil License in Venezuela to U.S. Companies

May 29, 2021

Latin America’s Challenge of Financing Energy Recovery

May 28, 2021

América Latina ante el reto de financiar la recuperación energética

May 28, 2021

Manzano propone invertir "trillones y no billones" para reducir emisiones de carbono y achicar la brecha financiera en la región

May 21, 2021

Energy Transition Evolves in Central America and the Caribbean

May 21, 2021

Transición energética progresa en América Central y el Caribe

May 14, 2021

América del Sur tiene sueños gasíferos

May 14, 2021

South America’s Gas Dreams

May 7, 2021

América Latina apuesta fuerte por el hidrógeno

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