#Panama

  • Article: It’s Now Illegal to Distribute Plastic Bags in Panama

    It’s Now Illegal to Distribute Plastic Bags in Panama

    By Erica SanchezGaëlle Langué  and  Joe McCarthy|July 22, 2019

    Fines will be used to improve the country’s recycling system. Read more

  • Article: Panama's First Indigenous Beauty Queen Is Breaking Down Social Barriers

    Panama's First Indigenous Beauty Queen Is Breaking Down Social Barriers

    Sept. 3, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Rosa Montezuma hopes to show other indigenous women that they can overcome prejudice. Read more

  • Article: Panama’s offshore systems protect  the wealthy but what about the indigenous and rural communities living in poverty?

    Panama’s offshore systems protect the wealthy but what about the indigenous and rural communities living in poverty?

    By Dean Bowen|April 14, 2016

    Over 70% of indigenous in Panama live below the poverty line Read more

  • Article: What The Panama Papers have to say about inequality and poverty

    What The Panama Papers have to say about inequality and poverty

    By Joe McCarthy|April 4, 2016

    Scandals that have the potential to rock governments around the world will continue to emerge. Read more

  • Video: Global :60 - Water in Syria, a new bill in Panama, and the peace deal in South Sudan

    Global :60 - Water in Syria, a new bill in Panama, and the peace deal in South Sudan

    By Caryn Carver|Aug. 26, 2015

    The news you need to know, fast. Read more