Latin America

Top Gear and the Mexicans
Latin America Lifestyle Ludotheque

Top Gear and the Mexicans

-THE FILTER – Be quiet and still for a moment, and listen very hard…you should hear a faint fizzing sound…do you hear it?…shh, listen…that, my friends, is the sound of hundreds of thousands of Mexicans sizzling with anger over the comments made on Top Gear. Erica Buist The hugely popular […]

ALBA and the future of regional integration
Latin America Multiculture

ALBA and the future of regional integration

Since its formation in 2004, ALBA (Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of the Americas) has evolved significantly. Seven years on, the initiative has grown to include nine Latin American member countries from the Andean and Caribbean region. ‘ALBA and the Future of Regional Integration’ is a one-day conference organised by […]

“Salud!”… health care heroes
Latin America Screen

“Salud!”… health care heroes

One year after the devastating earthquake that shook Haiti, many foreign contingents and aid agencies have left. However, Cuban health professionals are still there treating the people. These contributions and others made by the Cuban health professionals to international health care are highlighted in the film “Salud!” a screening of […]