Latin America

March against ESMAD brutality
Latin America

March against ESMAD brutality

The special anti-riot unit of the Colombian National Police was formed in 1999 and since its creation has committed numerous violent assaults against protestors, and in the majority of cases, against students. Though the unit was created under the government of President Andrés Pastrana to offer support to the metropolitan […]

Sofía Buchuck
Latin America

Sofía Buchuck with ‘Songs of peace and of war’

International Women’s Day is celebrated on the 8th March and in honour of women’s contribution to Latin American history, the female Peruvian singer is going to perform a concert in London to mark the occasion of this day. Accompanied by musician “Flakito Acordeón” on guitar, flute, 5-stringed guitar and box […]

The Bank of ALBA, for regional integration
Economy Latin America

The Bank of ALBA, for regional integration

As the result of efforts for regional integration and social development, this Bank began its fourth year of operations with ambitious projects to create a new financial architecture, a new way of doing banking. Waldo Mendiluza With the objective of reducing asymmetries, the institution founded in 2008 by Bolivia, Cuba, […]