Mexico

Colombia connection: Mexico, Aztec Camera

The links between these two Latin American powerhouses go far deeper than mariachis, tacos and tequila.
Education protests

Student protests against government education policies remain on the ropes

After over a month and a half on the streets, leaders of the main student organisations negotiating with the Ministry of Education are struggling...

Snapshot of a nation: Preliminary Census 2018 results revealed

Colombia has 45.5 million people. This is the estimate made by the National Administrative Department of Statistics (DANE) when they published their preliminary findings...

President Duque credits stricter measures for alleged decrease in crime

Colombian President Iván Duque has credited new zero-tolerance policies for a supposed reduction in crime within the country. At an event commemorating the 127th...
Deforestation

Deforestation in Colombia: The forest is burning

Deforestation in the Amazon has reached a critical point – if action is not taken now, the eco-systems will not recover.

White House cancels US President’s scheduled Colombia trip

US President Donald Trump will not be visiting Colombia this year as a scheduled trip to the country has been cancelled for the second...
Venezuelan Migrants

Venezuelan migrants ‘in limbo’ while waiting for work permits

"Life is getting harder for us in Bogotá," say Venezuelan migrants struggling to find jobs as record numbers flow into Colombia’s capital

Venezuelan voices: Friends and family

One migrant explains to me: at night the trucks give rides and in the darkness the police turn a blind eye. It’s how many Venezuelan migrants move on, like hobos jumping freight trains, traveling slowly and surely into the unknown.

President Duque Doubles Number of Active Soldiers in Catatumbo

On Sunday, Colombian President Iván Duque has doubled the number of foot soldiers deployed in the region of Catatumbo to fight crime and drug...

Rappi riders riled: Online delivery app faces worker frustration over low...

On Friday, reports estimate that around one hundred Rappi riders--known locally as rappitenderos--met outside of the Rappi headquarters in Bogotá to protest against the...