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The journey of indigenous peoples' rights in Peru
Peru as a multi-ethnic and multi-cultural country in which 47 different languages are spoken and about 55 indigenous peoples. Read more
A symphony of hope
For youth in Panama, building a secure future starts with hitting the right note.Read more
10 things we all should know about indigenous people
It’s a good time for all of us to consider why it’s important to protect indigenous peoples’ rights. Read more
Every day is our day | Myrna Cunningham
9 August is a date to make visible the different realities, histories and struggles of over 370 million men and women from some 5,000 indigenous peoples in the world.Read more
Feeding a family, nourishing a community
Guatemala takes a step towards addressing malnutrition. Read more
United for a clean city
Peruvian recyclers combat the impact of waste on the environment and on people’s health.Read more
Millions of Latin Americans risk sliding back into poverty
New generation of public policies crucial to prevent setbacks.Read more

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Latin America and the Caribbean

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38%

of the population are considered vulnerable

80%

of the population lives in urban areas

37%

of all legislators and senior officials are female

40%

of the people in the region feel safe