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Honduras: enough is enough to the military’s impunity May 2, 2016 10:14

Honduras: enough is enough to the military’s impunity

The country of 8 million inhabitants is considered as one of the most violent countries in Central America and reports an annual rate of [...]
 
“The Path of the Anacondas” aims to save the environment May 1, 2016 04:13

“The Path of the Anacondas” aims to save the environment

This initiative, which aims to help protect a region of the northern Amazon against climate change, will be discussed in London on the 5th [...]
 
“Panama Papers”… are still burning April 25, 2016 08:52

“Panama Papers”… are still burning

The investigation into the mysterious web of limited companies whose prime raison d’être is to hide wealth is uncovering as many suspects as it [...]
 
 
Suicide in Latin America: the reasons for deaths foretold April 24, 2016 21:30

Suicide in Latin America: the reasons for deaths foretold

Numerous studies have confirmed that factors such as discrimination and living in poverty affect the onset of suicidal behaviours. Indigenous people are the most [...]
 
The other earthquakes April 24, 2016 06:31

The other earthquakes

“On the 31st of August of a year that I shall not say, successive earthquakes will destroy Santa Fe…” Francisco Margallo    Armando Orozco [...]
 
Our next planet: Moon village April 24, 2016 04:08

Our next planet: Moon village

Inspired by NASA’s Apollo programmes deployed during the 1960s, members of the European Space Agency (ESA) are working on moon exploration in a project [...]
 
 
The story of a Nicaraguan family April 11, 2016 06:36

The story of a Nicaraguan family

The literary work, addressing various historical periods of Nicaragua, will be presented on the 15th of April in London.   The novel, written by [...]
 
Honduras, why so much violence? And why such atrocity? April 11, 2016 00:46

Honduras, why so much violence? And why such atrocity?

In the midst of a climate of impunity, insecurity torments various communities in Honduras due to the presence of gangs who use fear and [...]
 
Three decades later, a canoe travels down the Amazon once more April 10, 2016 23:09

Three decades later, a canoe travels down the Amazon once more

The expedition “From the Amazon to the Caribbean in Canoe” will be republished in 2017, on the anniversary of a voyage that aimed to [...]
 
 
Everything collapses … we all collapse April 10, 2016 07:11

Everything collapses … we all collapse

This is what the founder of the Silva Poetry House discovered, on the day that celebrating the hundred year anniversary of an important poet, [...]
 
Our cities are neither sustainable nor resilient April 10, 2016 05:41

Our cities are neither sustainable nor resilient

We are being sold the idea that our cities are sustainable and resilient. But to achieve environmental sustainability and mitigate climate change, we need [...]
 
Diego Gómez Pickering & his political dialogue with the UK April 3, 2016 21:55

Diego Gómez Pickering & his political dialogue with the UK

He has been the Mexican Ambassador to the United Kingdom for two and half years, and his role is based on strengthening existing bilateral [...]
 
 
Venezuela: no more US sanctions! April 3, 2016 03:23

Venezuela: no more US sanctions!

An emergency meeting is due to take place on 18 April in protest against the renewal of sanctions on the Venezuelan people by the [...]
 
Violence and child abuse: the  eternal silence of the innocent March 27, 2016 06:00

Violence and child abuse: the eternal silence of the innocent

The outlook for children in Guatemala is becoming more and more sombre, and this results in increased vulnerability amongst this sector of society. Just [...]
 
Weapons: the well-known secret of a successful industry March 21, 2016 06:31

Weapons: the well-known secret of a successful industry

The manufacture and sale of arms is once again one of the most profitable and prosperous businesses after the short-lived  lean spell of 2012, [...]
 
 
 

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