An ambitious rail project is threatening precious green areas encompassing lakes, moors and thousands of trees. “Dance for the trees” will return on 29 May to raise awareness of this danger. A country’s development does not necessarily preclude the protection of its environment, flora and fauna. That is the […]
When the so-called leisure industry grows exponentially around the world, 2017 brings the news, declared by the United Nations (UN) as International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development.
Thos is a unique opportunity to increase the tourism sector’s contribution to the three pillars of sustainability: economic, social and environmental.
Whilst some studies show evidence that genes may influence antisocial behaviour, various Latin American programs propose, amongst other things, investing in children in order to put an end to violence. Edith Tacusi Oblitas It certainly can’t be said that there is no violence in Latin America, for the […]
There exists the impossibility of attaining a minimal level of personal development due to a lack of capacities, opportunities and real possibilities. At work are political, economic, anthropological, historical, cultural and ethical factors. The inequality is absurd. It is probable that in 2016 the richest 1% of the world will control more than half of the globe’s wealth.
Local authorities in Quindío (Colombia) are currently trying to rekindle enthusiasm for the construction of reservoirs, which they are presenting as the solution to the problem of dwindling water supplies and drought in the region. John Elvis Vera S. There is already talk of more than one dam: […]