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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
A dynamic year of indigenous communication
Indigenous media is a tool for self-determination, emancipation and revival of dying languages.
Last updated: 19 Oct 2012 10:37 GMT
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Voting in the 'world's social media capital'
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Socrates and the Corinthians' Democracy
How Brazil's football legend turned every Corinthians' match into a political meeting for democracy.
Thousands flee Pakistan's Waziristan conflict
As the Pakistani army battles Taliban forces, civilians in North Waziristan face an arduous escape for relative safety.
Gold rush for Nepal's ‘Himalayan Viagra’
Nepalese trade in a libido-boosting fungus is booming but experts warn over-exploitation could destroy ecosystem.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Afghanistan's dangerous game of thrones
Corporate colonisation of cyberspace
Are China and S Korea the region's newest best buddies?
How it started in Gaza
Israel's dissenting voices get lost in the war echo chamber
In Pictures: The last Aryans
Brogpas living in remote Himalayas claim to be last of the Aryans, luring tourists and researchers.
In Pictures: Israeli strikes devastate Gaza
The UN has expressed concern over the rising civilian death toll in Gaza, and extensive damage to local infrastructure.
In Pictures: Faces of the World Cup
World Cup fans from around the world came to Brazil to show their colours and team passion.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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