A brown, threadbare headscarf over her hair, her copper-coloured skin and those strikingly green, frightened and inquisitive eyes made her the face of Afghan refugees. Yanet Medina Navarro * In 1985, her photo became one of National Geographic’s historic covers and that 12-year-old rural girl became the Mona […]
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.
Work stress causes the physical and mental health of millions of human beings to deteriorate, but the rules of the competition seem to have the last word and put the correlation between cost and benefit at the forefront.
When conceiving, women aren’t always fortunate enough to enjoy favourable economic or health conditions, and in many countries don’t even have the right to decide whether to continue the pregnancy. Betty Hernández Quintana Two arguments tend to arise from the abortion question in the global context; pro-choice (with […]
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 […]