The wall that divides athletes

Twelve swimmers dived into the Pacific Ocean to raise awareness about the sensitive subject of immigration.

Bolivia: The elderly obtain a second chance

Bolivia is looking to offer free college classes for the elderly.

Honduras: Historic opportunity to decriminalize abortion

Preventing women from exercising their human rights by stopping them from being able to make decisions over their own bodies only puts their health and lives in danger

Chilean women work presence yet to come

The female participation rate in the Latin American work force reaches 54%, while Chile is in the last place of the chart, with a 43% female occupation.

La Paz is full of smiling Zebras

They are the zebras of La Paz, a symbol that has become a heritage of the Bolivian city that seeks to raise awareness among pedestrians and drivers about safety for a better city.

Residents of Latin America's oldest city fearful of gentrification

Business owners are delighted, but residents of Santo Domingo's walled city are watching nervously, fearful that they will be priced out by a surge of stylish new restaurants and boutiques.

Almost 30 years ago and still unresolved

Forced disappearance has been a strategy of bad governments and is a systematic plan that has been in charge of dividing and causing terror to the victims that even today stay unresolved.

Islam is spreading worldwide fastly!

In Latin America, however, Islam does not seem to have the same boom as elsewhere, why?

US, Canada & Mexico bid for 2026 World cup

The North American bid to host the 2026 World Cup has asked FIFA for a decision in June 2018, two years ahead of schedule.

Latin America’s LGTB community raises its voice

The III Meeting of LGBTI Political Leaders of Latin America and the Caribbean, more than 200 LGTBI leaders, spread their motto "Democracy for Equality".

Uruguay bets on education

There are 125 teenagers living in situations of social vulnerability that are part of Ánima, the technological high school Uruguayan project.

Paradise has a name: Montevideo

The Uruguayan capital is, according to Mercer, the city with the best quality of life in the region. 

Colombia is no longer the happiest

According to the World Happiness report, which the UN publishes each year, the country fell to 36th  place. 

Total educational inclusion is still far

Despite major advances in education in Latin America and the Caribbean over the last decade, there are still 4.2 million school-age children out of school.

Latin America condemned by the magic realism

It would seem to us that due to a curse, the Latin American countries are incapable of getting out of underdevelopment.

Latin America keeps defying Montesquieu

The statement of a necessary limit for the power is violated everyday by the government, the media and the voters.

Poverty might legalize abortion in Bolivia?

Evo Morales government seeks to legalize abortion under certain circumstances in the framework of a reform that will be made to the Bolivian penal code.

Study Shows 75% of Brazilians Feel Gender Inequality is an Issue

Considering survey results from only women, the number grows to 78 percent, while among men it is 71 percent. When applying a filter by race and color, the numbers found are similar.

The UNICAS of Peru

Peruvian peasants created the Union of Credit and Savings to make their daily lives easier.

Swapping coca for cacao

An option for getting away from the Colombian conflict is to change the kind of plantations to a peace kind one. 

Education rules in Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico understood education is the perfect weapon to confront violence against women.

Poverty, lack of social programs and machismo linked?

Argentina is again the stage for women protests against violence, what is it with the Latin American context to allow genre violence in wider proprtions?

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