Your Guide to the 2022 Colombian elections

If you're wondering about the Colombian elections, look no further. From who's standing to how voting works and when ley seca will start, we've got you covered.

Íngrid Betancourt pulls out of Colombian presidential race

Íngrid Betancourt announced on social media that she would no longer stand in the presidential elections and instead will support Rodolfo Hernández. 

Election cheat sheets: Rodolfo Hernández

We’ve read the manifestos of all the presidential candidates so you don’t have to. Rodolfo’s pushing his anti-corruption credentials, but what other issues is he standing on?

Colombia Pass Notes: The Corrientazo

The corrientazo is a cheap lunch found in basic restaurants all over Colombia. They are particularly common in Bogotá. Find out about the origins of corrientazos and how to find a good one.

‘I grew up with the guerrilla, but I don’t want to...

Image Courtesy El Pilón Catira speaks with the strength of an adult woman, has the deep look of...

A look into child trafficking in Colombia

This article was co-authored by Helene Dötsch Image courtesy of Yupachingping via Adobe Stock. “The pandemic...

Zoom in on Bogotá by virtual tour

A virtual tour lets you travel the world without worrying about Covid tests or quarantines. We speak to a Bogotá guide about how it works.

Independence day: No shame in waving the Colombian flag

This independence day, we consider attitudes towards the Colombian flag and the way that it's flown by police, protestors, and presidents.

Coming Together in Times of Crisis: Aid Relief to Victims of...

Over the past weeks, a host of Colombian and foreign companies with ties to Colombia came together to deliver on-the-ground aid to people affected by Hurricane Iota on the islands of San Andres and Providencia off the Nicaraguan coast.

State of the nation: Peace implementation

While there has been some progress, the slow implementation of Colombia’s peace agreement continues to be a source of discontent, especially as rural communities continue to suffer violence and displacement. Part two of our ongoing look at the issues that face the country.