Four woman in a meeting

Policy Makers of the 21st Century Must Mind Gender Inequality

According to UN Women, the economic empowerment of females improves productivity and increases economic diversification and income equality.

Documentary Biabu Chupea: A Scream in the Silence

Biabu Chupea: Rights of Embera Chami Women

Did you know that in Colombia more than 65 languages are spoken? You may also be astonished to find out that this country is the second most ethnically diverse in the Americas, after Brazil.

Juliana Barreto

Juliana Barreto, Member of the Global 100 Leaders

The young woman is an empathetic leader who with warmth and passion manages to persuade them with her fantastic ideas.

Annette taddeo

Annette Taddeo: Florida's First Latina Governor?

The Colombian woman could become the first Latina governor of Florida, one of the states with the largest number of Hispanics in the United States

Alex Saab and Luis Diaz

Latin America in Short: Extraditions to Chavista Figures and Luis Díaz in the Sights of Newcastle

This week there has been more talk about the possibility of extraditions to Chavista figures and it is official that the Colombian footballer Luis Díaz is in the sights of Newcastle United. This and more news of the week gathered here

United Nations Bureau

How Is the Work of the United Nations Related to You?

The United Nations is an intergovernmental organization that aims to maintain international peace and security, build healthy relations among nations, accomplish international cooperation and harmonize the actions of nations.

Strikes in the United States

Strike In The United States: The Pandemic And Massive Resignations Create A 'Striketober'

The decrease in the labor force, as well as low wages, are some of the reasons that have led to nearly 40,000 people going on strike in the United States

Maria ressa

Maria Ressa: Nobel Peace Prize Winner and Advocate of Press Freedom

Maria Ressa has distinguished herself for investigating Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's brutal war on drugs and her work against fake news and misinformation. The journalist was one of the winners of the Nobel Peace Prize in 2021.

Nobel Prize

Female Nobel Prize Winners, Still Far From Gender Equality

Since its first edition in 1901, female winners are only a small percentage despite the fact that their participation increases every year

Police car and nobel prize winners

Latin America in Short: Attack in Norway and Nobel Prizes for Environmentalists

This week there was an attack in Norway, more names of Nobel Prize winners were announced, there was another trip into space and a bussiness difference between FIFA and EA. All these news summarized here

Xi Jinping

Taiwan And China Increase Tensions, How To Understand This Conflict?

Recently, the Chinese government of Xi Jinping stated its intentions to reunify Taiwan and China. Why are these two nations still in theory the same country?

United States passport

This Is How The United States "Visa Lottery" Works

Every year millions of people from all over the world apply for this program to obtain their residency in the United States

Pedro Castillo and Abdulrazak Gurnah

Latin America in Short: Peru Changes Its Cabinet And Abdulrazak Gurnah Wins The Nobel Prize

This week Peru changes its cabinet and Abdulrazak Gurnah wins the Nobel Prize for literature. These and more news summarized here

Bahar jalali

Online Protest Campaign Against the Taliban Dress Code

Women in Afghanistan have launched an online campaign as a sign of protest against the new dress code for female students.