According to UNICEF these children live in harsh conditions, lack access to decent health, education and protection services.
The violation of human rights and insufficient legal guarantees of equality are some of the issues affecting older people around the world.
There are long lines outside food markets selling subsidized goods. The majority of medications considered "essential" by the World Health Organization have vanished from many hospitals and pharmacies.
Rights groups condemn opposition proposal to put sentences for abortion on a par with penalty for aggravated murder with extreme cruelty. the newly aproved abortion law change could leave women facing 50 years in jail
The global slavery index released and shows this problem is far from being solved.
Following up the importance of committing to child protection, Latin America faces a serious commitment being the most violent region for children and adolescents.
Plantations of oil palm are causing not only environmental damage but violence around the globe. 4 out of the top 10 world producers are Latin American countries.
According to a campaign group, defending human rights in Latin America is extremely dangerous since it’s the deadliest region for these kind of activists.