#Colombia

  • Article: Solar-Powered Cable Cars Serve Bogota's Poorest Using Clean Energy
    Environment

    Solar-Powered Cable Cars Serve Bogota's Poorest Using Clean Energy

    June 17, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The system allows thousands of people to travel with almost no carbon footprint. Read more

  • Article: 4 Ways the Venezuela Crisis Is Affecting Children's Education
    Education

    4 Ways the Venezuela Crisis Is Affecting Children's Education

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|June 14, 2019

    Parents can’t afford school supplies or food, and children are forced to work. Read more

  • Article: Angelina Jolie Urges Aid and Compassion for Migrants Fleeing Venezuela
    Citizenship

    Angelina Jolie Urges Aid and Compassion for Migrants Fleeing Venezuela

    By Sushmita Roy|June 10, 2019

    “The human response is to not turn a blind eye.” Read more

  • Article: Thousands of Children Born to Venezuelan Migrants in Colombia Left Stateless
    Citizenship

    Thousands of Children Born to Venezuelan Migrants in Colombia Left Stateless

    May 24, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Without identity documents, these children and their mothers are stuck in legal limbo. Read more

  • Article: Blind Women in Colombia Are Helping Detect Breast Cancer in Patients
    Health

    Blind Women in Colombia Are Helping Detect Breast Cancer in Patients

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sushmita Roy|May 8, 2019

    When trained, these health care workers can detect 30% more tissue alterations than doctors. Read more

  • Article: Colombia Acid Attack Survivor Calls for Greater Action to Help Other Victims
    Girls & Women

    Colombia Acid Attack Survivor Calls for Greater Action to Help Other Victims

    Nov. 15, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    About 1,500 acid attacks are reported globally each year, mostly against women Read more

  • Article: This Beautiful Short Film Shows How Personal Climate Change Is
    Girls & Women

    This Beautiful Short Film Shows How Personal Climate Change Is

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 17, 2018

    Women and girls are most likely to be harmed by climate change. Read more

  • Video: Laughing Man Coffee Is Empowering Colombian Farmers
    PartnerCitizenship

    Laughing Man Coffee Is Empowering Colombian Farmers

    Sept. 24, 2018|Laughing Man® Coffee

    Laughing Man Coffee and Hugh Jackman aim to make coffee drinkers and farmers happy. Read more