#Colombia

  • Article: In My Own Words: As a Doctor, Here's What We Need to Make Health Systems LGBTQ+ Inclusive

    In My Own Words: As a Doctor, Here's What We Need to Make Health Systems LGBTQ+ Inclusive

    June 25, 2020

    Junior doctor Carlos Acosta, from Colombia and Brazil, has seen and felt discrimination firsthand. Read more

  • Article: 6 Food Crises Worsened by the COVID-19 Pandemic

    6 Food Crises Worsened by the COVID-19 Pandemic

    By Joe McCarthy|May 13, 2020

    From Venezuela to Kenya, starvation looms for many people. Read more

  • Article: 1 in 5 LGBTQ+ People Are Targeted for Conversion Therapy in Colombia

    1 in 5 LGBTQ+ People Are Targeted for Conversion Therapy in Colombia

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 8, 2020

    More and more countries are moving to ban the practice, which can cause severe mental health issues. Read more

  • Article: How COVID-19 Is Changing This Woman's Vital Work With Cash Assistance in Colombia

    How COVID-19 Is Changing This Woman's Vital Work With Cash Assistance in Colombia

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Catherine Caruso|April 10, 2020

    Mercy Corps’ project coordinator for Colombia explains how COVID-19 is affecting her work. Read more

  • Article: 5 Activists Tell Us Why Women Must Lead the Fight For World Peace

    5 Activists Tell Us Why Women Must Lead the Fight For World Peace

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 28, 2020

    Women from three continents tell us why they fight for inclusion in the conflict resolution process. Read more

  • Article: Colombian Cities Are Fighting Mosquito-Borne Diseases With This App

    Colombian Cities Are Fighting Mosquito-Borne Diseases With This App

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 16, 2019

    Premise is helping to increase awareness and tackle mosquito breeding grounds. Read more

  • Article: Colombia to Train an 'Elite Unit' to Combat Human Trafficking

    Colombia to Train an 'Elite Unit' to Combat Human Trafficking

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 1, 2019

    Victims of forced labor are often found in mining, agriculture, and as crop pickers in coca fields. Read more

  • Article: Colombia's Venezuelan Migrants Left Hungry Amid Aid Shortage

    Colombia's Venezuelan Migrants Left Hungry Amid Aid Shortage

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 24, 2019

    Venezuela's economic collapse has unleashed the biggest migratory crisis in recent South America. Read more