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Did you know that a child's brain reaches 80% of the adult size between zero and three years of age? Or that 75% of the food that babies eat goes directly to the development of their brain?

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Colombia, like most countries in Latin America and the Caribbean, faces a significant challenge to its development: the so-called ninis, the name by which youth who do not work nor study are known ...

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Innovation is always a bet. It is daring with an idea, a project or a goal without knowing very well how it will end up. In Latin America and the Caribbean, there are already thousands of people who have taken this risk and are committed to solving problems of all kinds, ...

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Sometimes life hangs by a thread. "I thought my life would not continue," says Rodolfo Machin, a retired resident from the Uruguayan department of Canelones, just north of Montevideo. On the night of January 7...

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The increasing incorporation of women into the labor market is one of the most important socio-economic changes of the last half century. In Latin America, the jump has been gigantic: if in the 60s only two out of ten women worked or actively looked for work, today they are almost seven out of 10.

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For shopkeepers Patricia, Wayne and Shelly-Ann, Jamaica’s Rio Minho has always been an important part of their lives. In the Upper Rio Minho Watershed area, the river is a source of water, food and fun. But in May 2017, when Jamaica experienced one of …

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It all started with a newsletter in Cristina’s inbox. "I saw the announcement of the competition and I immediately thought it was very interesting," says Cristina Carrió, a 34-year-old Catalan architect who works today in Santiago for TECHO, a nongovernmental …

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In the last three years, there has been no Academy Award ceremonies without nominees –and winners– from Latin America. And its 91st edition is no exception. The impact of these golden statues goes far beyond the award, since the audiovisual industry …

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For many families, it is difficult to choose the best option to educate their children at this stage. The question remains the same for mothers, usually: what is better, take them to a child care center or teach them at home? In Latin America, …