Human Security

CSIS’s work on human security, led by the Human Rights Initiative, International Security Program, Global Health Policy Center, and Project on Prosperity and Development, explores how the international community can best respond to threats to human security around the world and what those threats mean for global stability.

Image
Photo: LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images

Photo: LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images

Mind the Darién Gap, Migration Bottleneck of the Americas

The surge in mass migration through Panama’s treacherous Darién Gap has created a perfect storm of human suffering, environmental damage, and criminal opportunism. This report analyzes the key dimensions of the crisis and calls for a comprehensive and coordinated international response.

Report by Daniel F. Runde and Thomas Bryja — May 16, 2024

Past Events


Experts


Image
Benjamin Jensen
Senior Fellow, Futures Lab, International Security Program