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Conflict over water rights in Ecuador
Indigenous people protest over water rights, as Ecuador's government continues to ignore their demands.
Last updated: 16 Jul 2014 05:12 GMT
Ecuador: Chronicle of a death foretold
The South American country has opened tract of indigenous land, a biodiversity hotspot, to oil drilling.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2013 09:02 GMT
An eye of one’s own
A heavily contested bi-annual event is showcasing the creative talent that exits throughout Latin America: POY Latam.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2013 14:45 GMT
The IACHR against colonialism
Rather than repudiating the Inter-American Commission of Human Rights, it should be recognised as valuable tool.
Last updated: 23 Mar 2013 14:48 GMT
Amazon roads: The beauty or the beast?
Road construction in the Amazon is destroying the local ecology and aiding in the increase of extractive industries.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2013 10:34 GMT
Hasta la vista, Hugo
With the death of Chavez, a controversial, "polarising era" - that changed the political landscape - comes to an end.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2013 07:26 GMT
Tribal jurisdiction with gender parity
Native women's decision-making processes must be empowered by not only ending racism, but also sexism.
Last updated: 21 Feb 2013 13:24 GMT
Criminalising social protests
It is disheartening to see democratic governments criminalise social protests and revive the authoritarian practices.
Last updated: 14 Feb 2013 13:29 GMT
A crime without a name
The nature of the attack on the student in New Delhi was so severe that it transcends the universal definition of rape.
Last updated: 15 Jan 2013 07:37 GMT
Theatre as democracy: Staging south-south dialogues
A theatre form developed in Brazil takes root in rural areas of India, showing the meaningful cultural exchanges.
Last updated: 03 Jan 2013 12:28 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
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