The female participation rate in the Latin American work force reaches 54%, while Chile is in the last place of the chart, with a 43% female occupation.
They are the zebras of La Paz, a symbol that has become a heritage of the Bolivian city that seeks to raise awareness among pedestrians and drivers about safety for a better city.
Undoubtedly, one of the main figures in Chilean and Latin American literature; and the only Latin American female poet to win a Nobel Prize.
The Colombian film has been awarded the best film in the XXIII edition of the Latin American Film Show of Catalonia.
In Latin America, however, Islam does not seem to have the same boom as elsewhere, why?
The news agency of indigenous and Afro-descendant women, was presented in Mexico with the objective of making visible the work of this group in Latin America and to promote communication between cultures.
The III Meeting of LGBTI Political Leaders of Latin America and the Caribbean, more than 200 LGTBI leaders, spread their motto "Democracy for Equality".
There are 125 teenagers living in situations of social vulnerability that are part of Ánima, the technological high school Uruguayan project.
The work of Octavio Paz offers a great universal curiosity, because it is interested in many areas, has very authoritative opinions, very informed in all types of subjects.
The Uruguayan capital is, according to Mercer, the city with the best quality of life in the region.
According to the World Happiness report, which the UN publishes each year, the country fell to 36th place.
Despite major advances in education in Latin America and the Caribbean over the last decade, there are still 4.2 million school-age children out of school.
It would seem to us that due to a curse, the Latin American countries are incapable of getting out of underdevelopment.
A group of researchers found the first outlines of a society with democracy in Latin America, its origin is not a European phenomenon and it existed before the invasion of the Spanish empire.
The statement of a necessary limit for the power is violated everyday by the government, the media and the voters.
The Ecuadorian feature film "Killa (before the moon comes out)", becomes the first in the country to narrate a story with the 50% of the dialogues in Quechua language.
Compared to developed countries educational systems, ours, keeps being slow and poorly prepared for the 21st century challenges.
Evo Morales government seeks to legalize abortion under certain circumstances in the framework of a reform that will be made to the Bolivian penal code.
Peruvian peasants created the Union of Credit and Savings to make their daily lives easier.
An option for getting away from the Colombian conflict is to change the kind of plantations to a peace kind one.
"La Soledad" by the filmmaker Jorge Thielen Armand is his catharsis to show the chaotic situation of Venezuela.
Puerto Rico understood education is the perfect weapon to confront violence against women.
Woman plays a fundamental role in the development and preservation of native mother language, an invaluable wealth of the linguistic culture of Latin America.
A couple of months ago, a team of archaeologists at the University of California, San Diego, United States, had found a unique remnant in an archaeological site of Nim Li Punit (Belize) and the results of the studies are finally here.
The breaking point where society decides to divide what is meant to live together!
El siglo XXI le abrió las puertas del turismo a un gran número de Latinoamericanos y la conservación de la cultura crece proporcionalmente.
Argentina is again the stage for women protests against violence, what is it with the Latin American context to allow genre violence in wider proprtions?
The Colombian writer Philip Potdevin has just published his novel 'Palabrero', with Intermediate Publishers.
BOGOSHORTS world tour is an initiative of the BOGOSHORTS Movement and the Bogotá Short Film Festival - BOGOSHORTS for the international promotion of Colombian talent in the short film format.
Proud of being an Oaxacan indigenous woman, the soprano María Reyna González shares the sounds of the Mixe language to the world.
Before the peace deal in Colombia, it could have been impossible to even think of guerillas women giving birth and the harsh drama finally ends.
The government of Peru recognized the official language of the alphabet of the indigenous community Yaminahua.
The “Real Academia de la Lengua Española” will hold a special edition of "Yo el Supremo" for 2017, the masterpiece of the Paraguayan intellectual.
The Paraguayan Writers Society welcomes the first indigenous woman poet.
The National Assembly of Venezuela approved official censorship of independent media and national and international journalists out of alleged violence promotion. Who is the violence promoter?
“El Mercado de las pulgas de Usaquén” is a centre of culture and entrepreneurship promotion that aims higher each year.
Claus Meyer provides training to young people and women without jobs or prospects in Bolivia to soften the poverty situation of the country.
Univision and global music streaming service Deezer are joining forces to foster and showcase up-and-coming Latin artists on their respective platforms.
With the delivery of weapons by 40 teenagers, the beginning of the Integral Treatment of Gangs, TIP, was formalized, covering a total of 700 members of these groups in the city.
The exploitation of children as soldiers is a widespread practice in countries under war: it is estimated that in Colombia there are still between 8,000 and 14,000 child soldiers.