“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
It was 1996 when Micaela Flores and 15 other women from Peru's highlands accepted an ambulance ride to a Cuzco clinic
Peru's government has reopened an investigation into a controversial birth control programme of sterilisation.
North Cauca, Colombia, June 24, 2011: The first meeting of indigenous women in resistance for the survival and autono
Legally, each of Peru's 25 administrative regions must have a plan for promoting equal opportunities for women.
This paper gives an overview of the challenges which indigenous women in Latin America face in accessing both formal
Poor, rural, Quechua-speaking women in the Peruvian province of Anta who were victims of a forced sterilisation progr
To commemorate International Women's Day on March 8th, the PSG asked UK-based NGO WOMANKIND to contribute an article
"I want justice.
Latin-American countries are important contributors within the peace operations scenario.
For tourists and other visitors, Cuzco has a special fascination as the ancient capital of the Inca empire.
In most developing countries agricultural land is the property of men.
Today, a 16-year-old Peruvian rape survivor who suffered devastating consequences after being denied an abortion file
Project: Access to Justice for Women in Situations of Violence: A comparative Study of Women's Police Station in Lati
In Ecuador, UNIFEM is partnering with national women's institutions, CONAMU, the municipality of Quito and Amnesty In