ALL AUTHORS

NEWS + ANALYSIS

MÉXICO EVALÚA TARGETS GOVERNMENT CORRUPTION AND VIOLENT CRIME

April 1, 2020

Criminal justice continues to be a major institutional challenge in Mexico, especially with the country’s violent crime rates. More than 95 percent of homicides go unpunished. México Evalúa, an Atlas Network partner, has offered data-driven recommendations to local and federal governments to curb this problematic trend.

READ MORE

CDE GREAT LAKES' PROLIBERTYWRITERS PROJECT EMPOWERS ENTREPRENEURS

March 31, 2020

As a result of an ongoing investment in improving conditions for entrepreneurs in Burundi by the Centre for Development and Enterprises-Great Lakes (CDE), the country’s central bank has cut refinancing and interest rates to 5 percent on loans for sectors that are enjoying economic growth.

READ MORE

KEFIM’S UNIQUE APPROACH TO LIBERAL LITERACY

March 31, 2020

Access to ideas creates progress—that’s the approach taken by an Atlas Network partner in Greece that is dedicated to bringing classical liberalism to an under-reached community in their native language. KEFiM (Center for Liberal Studies) has taken a unique approach to liberal literacy, building a library of liberal thought by offering newspaper subscribers access to books and other content focused on the ideals of free societies.

READ MORE

IOMG IMPROVES ACCESS TO CREDIT FOR DOMINICANS

March 27, 2020

Access to credit is tricky in the Dominican Republic, and the World Bank has identified the issues as one of the most problematic factors in doing business in the country. This year, Atlas Network partner Instituto OMG (IOMG) has changed the landscape of bank loans in the country through the “Law of Movable Guarantees,” a new law that will help expand entrepreneurship and innovation in the island nation.

READ MORE

HONORING JON BASIL UTLEY AND HIS TIRELESS EFFORTS FOR FREEDOM AND PEACE AROUND THE WORLD

March 25, 2020

Atlas Network mourns the passing of a longtime friend, supporter, partner, and voice for the voiceless. Jon’s involvement with Atlas Network was crucial in scaling up our capacities over the last few decades, and his personal work has had an impact on countless individuals living in the unfree places of the world. He truly loved the freedom of other people, and he had many friends around the world who loved and will miss him.

READ MORE