“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.”
"The press will change when they cease to report exclusively from a masculine point of view," Peru's deputy
Latin America and the Caribbean is a dangerous place for women.
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.
Taking an active part in politics in Bolivia can be a hazardous undertaking.
Sexual violence is used as a weapon of war in Colombia by all parties in the country's longstanding armed conflict, a
The population of Colombia is still feeling the impact of a conflict that began in the 1960s.
Sexual violence has been employed as a weapon of war by all of the armed groups involved in the half-century-long Col
Through a gender, conflict, borderland and security approach, this thesis aims at explaining the high levels of gende
In Colombia, women who are heads of households are more likely to be vulnerable due to the increased level of discrim
Claudia was 13 years old when she came to the capital of Paraguay from her small rural town.
A police helicopter rattles through the skies over Rio, black-clad snipers poised at either side.
It's another day marked by gunfire in the Morro da Providencia "favela", one of the most dangerous slums in
Today, a 16-year-old Peruvian rape survivor who suffered devastating consequences after being denied an abortion file
A hotline that will give Chilean women information they need to self-terminate a pregnancy was launched yesterday by
Brothels in the petroleum port province of Esmeraldas provide an employment magnet for underage women.
Since the Law on the Right of Women to a Life Free of Violence was passed in 2007, the number of denunciations of vio
In Colombia, indigenous groups continue to be targets in the 45-year conflict.
Latin America is home to some of the most restrictive abortion laws in the world and women's organizations have fough
A significant new law specifically linking violence against women with firearms possession was passed by the Colombia