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"We used to go half an hour to the sea. Now, there are four, five, six hours that we need to fish, "says a fisherman from the port of Paracas, 260 kilometers south of Lima, Peru. "We have to take care of the resource, because tomorrow, what will there be?" …

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In 2011, Honduras headed a ranking that no country would like to lead: it had the highest homicide rate in the world, with 93.2 people killed per 100,000 inhabitants. The feeling of insecurity was widespread and few people trusted the …

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At just 21 years old, Siddiqa Shabbazz had run out of options. As a high school drop-out with two young children she struggled to make ends meet. Her only income came from braiding hair for friends and the weekend rental of a trampoline. Without a steady …

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The high costs of access, high interest rates, lack of products and services that provide value to users, and the confusing user experience are among the main factors which make the financial industry one of the least appreciated by users …

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In the mountains of the Dominican Republic, almost 400 kilometers west of Santo Domingo, there is a town called San Juan de la Maguana. With a rural population of more than 40%, San Juan’s economy is powered on agricultural work and livestock, …

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“The first days my coworkers got scared, they saw me working on the machine and stopped their activities to watched. A woman in the backhoe? What are you going to do?”. The experience of Liza Chavez in Paraguay …

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"When the coral dies, life in the area also dies or goes elsewhere," says Kenrick Leslie of the Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre. "If you were to lose the coral …

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For most Latin Americans, the most effective way to ensure an income when old is through pension systems. They work differently in each country, but for the average citizen they represent their main source of financial support in the last …

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It is most likely that during 2019 we will hear thousands of news about what is going wrong in Latin America and the world. From climate change, displacements and hunger, the future can be seen as a not very hopeful one. Or not …