Europe : Reshape Europe
The Future of Nearshoring and Trade Between the European Union and Mexico
Since the Russian invasion of Ukraine in 2022, the strategic value of Latin America and the Caribbean to the EU has increased. Mexico in particular offers a historic opportunity: a better trade relationship between Mexico and the EU would strengthen cooperation on climate change, human rights, and anti-corruption. The conclusion of a new, modernized agreement would also send a clear signal to the world that both Mexico and the EU reject protectionism.
The Ups And Downs of the Mexican Criminal Justice System
According to their latest report, Mexico has seen a reduction of the national impunity rate, from 94.8% in 2020 to 91.8%. However, with this rate still surpassing the 90%, can we consider ourselves in a position to celebrate small victories? It is true that impunity exists even in the most effective justice systems, but the levels and conditions that allow it are what differentiate between a strong rule of law and a fragile one.
Europe and Mexico's Bajio Region
The trade relationship between Mexico and the European Union, which for more than two decades has been conducted under the Free Trade Agreement between the European Union and Mexico, the EU-Mexico FTA, is of great importance for both parties. Read more about the potential future of the relationship in our policy paper.