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Colombia’s two faces

The atmosphere is toxic after the referendum, but Colombia has a chance to rethink what kind of peace it aspires to, writes Leonardo Goi.

Filed in: Colombia

Country Profile: Honduras

Louisa Reynolds reports on the country, considered the most violent in the world outside a war zone.

Filed in: Honduras

Peace for everyone: Colombia’s peace must focus on gender equality

On the brink of a historic referendum, Leonardo Goi warns that Colombia’s peace can’t come without ending the marginalization of women and LGBTI.

Filed in: Colombia

The last days of war: FARC’s 'final conference' in pictures

As Colombia prepares to hold a referendum on the historic peace deal, Kimberley Brown takes us inside the rebels’ preparations.

Filed in: Colombia

When Two Worlds Collide – people vs corporate greed

Vanessa Baird reviews a gripping new documentary from Peru which has global implications.

Filed in: Film Indigenous Peoples Peru

The fight goes on: Workers’ struggles and successes from around the globe

Around the world, trade unions are facing fierce repression. But workers are still uniting to stand up for their rights and, in some cases, winning, from this month’s New Internationalist magazine.

Filed in: Cambodia Colombia European Union Mexico South Africa Trade Unions Work Zambia

The Zapatista's CompArte art festival in images

Over a thousand artists gathered in Chiapas, Mexico for an art festival for humanity. Ryan Mallett-Outtrim reports, in this photo essay.

Filed in: Art Mexico

Young women caught in deadly crossfire of El Salvador’s gang warfare

There is a whole generation behind bars, writes Amy Smith.

Filed in: El Salvador Prisons Women

Brazil human rights defender found drowned in dam

The bodies of murdered women should not have to be the catalyst for responsible development, writes Erin Kilbride.

Filed in: Brazil Human Rights

In Venezuela's difficult times the grassroots are stronger

The time has come for rural communities to play an important role in the country, reports Tamara Pearson.

Filed in: Agriculture Venezuela

'I will never give up my land'

Roxana Olivera talks to Goldman Environment Prize winner Máxima Acuña.

Filed in: Environment Indigenous Peoples Land Peru

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