The almighty dollar and the Colombian peso

The symbolic rate of 5,000 pesos to the USD is within touching distance. But what does all of this mean for the country?

Interview with Medellín Mayor Daniel Quintero on Building a Valley of...

Photo: Interview with Daniel Quintero. Credit: Jonathan Nassif We speak to Medellín Mayor Daniel Quintero to learn...

Petro Presidency: So, what happens now?

Now that Gustavo Petro has finally taken his seat in the Casa de Nariño, we officially enter a new period. For the first time, a leftist leader has the reins of power, and a country waits with bated breath to see what will happen.

Petro vs. Rodolfo: Security

Security is perhaps only behind the economy in voter’s minds. Find out what the candidates have to say.

Inside a reintegration camp for Colombia’s ex-guerrilla fighters: ‘Words of reconciliation are our...

The Conversation carried out 42 interviews with former guerrilla soldiers in Colombia. Find out what they said about peace, politics, reintegration, and more.

Colombia Election 2022: Let the second round begin

Leftist Gustavo Petro took the most votes in the first round, but the second round is a different story of fish. We take a look at what's next.

Colombia election results 2022: Petro and Rodolfo go through to the...

Colombian presidential election results. Rodolfo Hernández will join Gustavo Petro in the second round on June 19.

Election cheat sheets: Federico Gutiérrez, aka Fico

Currently second in the polls, Federico Gutiérrez aka Fico's slogan is ‘President for the People.’ Find out what he actually proposes to do.

Election cheat sheets: Petro

Confused about the upcoming election? We’re here to help you with a set of cheat sheets on each candidate so you can follow the local news. Today, Gustavo Petro, Colombia’s most divisive political figure since you-know-who.

Election cheat sheets: Sergio Fajardo

Sergio Fajardo is a familiar face in Colombian politics. But what’s he standing for? Find out in our latest candidate cheat sheet.