Tag: history

New destinations and new immigrants
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New destinations and new immigrants

The economic crisis has changed current migratory trends. A conference in Oxford, from the 24th to the 26th September, will analyse the evolution of this population group. . According to data from the UN, there are 215 immigrants in the world. This figure has increased compared to the figures from […]

Josefina Astorga, error as art
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Josefina Astorga, error as art

This Chilean photographer takes us to a timeless, atmospheric, sensory place, with pictures of pictures which are faded and have become uncertain representations of an already non-existent reality.   Yeanny González Peña   The artist is just 28 and is one of the up-and-coming photographers who opened the Year of […]

Colombian mining, a fruitless business
Economy Globe Latin America

Colombian mining, a fruitless business

In 2009, Colombia lost more than half of its possible income from raw materials to large European transnational companies due to an unsustainable mining policy that also affects indigenous towns and the environment. .   Benjamin Serra . The mining industry and the extraction of resources, like hydrocarbons, have been […]