Guzmán: Colombia’s forgotten history of peace

Colombians negotiated a landmark peace agreement that slowly crumbled as the State was unable to live up to its promise of economic...

Auras Anónimas, El Testigo and Los Fragmentos.

We follow in the trail of the ‘Culture Cab’ from BBC’s The Arts Hour visiting El Testigo and other expositions about the armed conflict.

In the shadow of Los Pachencas

Soon after moving to Colombia, Richard made his dream to create a wildlife reserve in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta a reality. But then he crossed paths with an armed gang that terrorises the region.

TEDxBogotá: 10,000 people united to talk about resilience

Each of the 12 talks at TEDxBogotá 2019 gave the audience a different perspective on resilience means, both for them and for Colombia.

Of craic & Colombia: the connection with Ireland

We take a look at the links - both historical and contemporary - between Ireland and Colombia.

A nation on the move: Venezuelan migrants walk great distances to...

Jhony (pictured right) looks to hitch a ride with his son after having climbed the páramo in two days.

Role models, resources key to getting more girls into STEM

Colombian girls need to see more Colombian women in STEM careers if they are to consider them a possibility in their own lives. This according to a panel of experts assembled for MujerSTEM, a day-long event organized by the Escuela Colombiana de Ingeniería Julio Garavito.

Who peopled South America? New ancient DNA study reveals continent’s first...

Indigenous Americans as portrayed in Apocalypto. Still courtesy of Touchstone Pictures. The question of migrations--that of how...
China

Colombia Connection: China, bring on the Earth Pig

China has been a mysterious entity for most Colombians for many years, seen mostly as a source of cheap consumer goods and even cheaper mixed rice dishes. However, the Chinese whispers are getting louder as links between the two countries grow stronger.

Andrés París interview: Former FARC chief weighs in on Colombian peace...

Former FARC chief Andrés Paris (left) pictured with Jesús Santrich. Picture provided by Andrés Paris. In a...