#Peru

  • Article: Your Old Solar Eclipse Glasses Are Helping Kids in South America and Asia Learn About Science

    Your Old Solar Eclipse Glasses Are Helping Kids in South America and Asia Learn About Science

    By Gabrielle Deonath|July 1, 2019

    The special glasses allow underprivileged students to witness science right in front of their eyes. Read more

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

    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: Venezuelan Refugees Are Fleeing to Peru in Search of HIV Treatment

    Venezuelan Refugees Are Fleeing to Peru in Search of HIV Treatment

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 21, 2019

    ‘You can stay here and die or you can try to leave and find a solution to stay alive.’ Read more

  • Article: Angelina Jolie Joins Fight for Venezuelan Refugees

    Angelina Jolie Joins Fight for Venezuelan Refugees

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 24, 2018

    At least 1.9 million people have left Venezuela since 2015. Read more

  • Article: This Crop Is Transforming Livelihoods in Peru

    This Crop Is Transforming Livelihoods in Peru

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sophie Maes|Aug. 21, 2018

    Receiving both critique and praise, quinoa has a complicated "foodprint." Read more

  • Article: Her Attempted Rape Was Caught on Camera — Yet Her Attacker Still Hasn't Been Brought to Justice

    Her Attempted Rape Was Caught on Camera — Yet Her Attacker Still Hasn't Been Brought to Justice

    Jan. 11, 2018

    On July 12, 2015, the life of Arlette Contreras, a 25-year-old Peruvian lawyer, radically changed. Read more

  • Article: Indigenous-Owned Coffee Company in Canada Will Buy Beans from Indigenous Farmers in Peru

    Indigenous-Owned Coffee Company in Canada Will Buy Beans from Indigenous Farmers in Peru

    By Jackie Marchildon|Sept. 27, 2017

    Kaapittiaq, which means “good coffee” in Inuinnaqtun, will be located in Cambridge Bay, Nunavut. Read more