The Alliance for Progress (Alianza para el Progreso) initiated by U.S. President John F. Kennedy in 1961 aimed to establish economic cooperation between the U.S. and Latin America.
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... In his inaugural address, Kennedy talks of an alliance for progress with countries in Latin America ... In his Alliance for Progress address for Latin American Diplomats and Members of Congress on March 13th 1961 he expanded on his promises from his inaugural speech ... have called on all the people of the hemisphere to join in a new Alliance for Progress – alianza para el Progreso – a vast cooperative effort, unparalleled in magnitude and ...
... The Alliance for Progress achieved a short-lived public relations success ... committee created to implement the alliance in 1973 ...
... Kennedy initiated the Alliance for Progress in 1961, to establish economic cooperation between the U.S ... The Alliance would provide $20 billion for reform in Latin America, and counterinsurgency measures ...
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