Project Director, Mexico & Central America
Mexico City, Mexico
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Mary Speck is the Project Director for Crisis Group's Mexico & Central America project. She is a veteran journalist and historian, specialising in Latin America. As a foreign correspondent, she covered issues ranging from the end of military rule in the Southern Cone to guerrilla war in Central America to drug trafficking and political violence in the Andes.
She has a doctorate in history from Stanford University based on archival research in Havana, Cuba.
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