More than 20% of the population of Latin America and the Caribbean without access to a healthy diet

Miami, USA — A recently published report by the The United Nations (UN) concluded that 22.5% of the population of Latin America and the Caribbean does not have the necessary resources to access a healthy diet. The data details that 131.3 million people in the American continent could not afford a healthy diet in 2020, … Read more

“Latin America is where the least amount of hungry population should be in the world”

Gerardo Lissardy [email protected] 31 January 2023 image source, Personal file Behind the last plate of food that you have had in front of you, perhaps there was a story of great interest. It is not just a question of who ultimately provided that food, but a series of factors that go from its production to … Read more

The return of the musical phenomenon RBD that revolutionized Latin America

“Rebelde” Mexico was broadcast from 2004 to 2006, but the group continued to perform in different parts of the world for two more years. (Special Infobae: Jovanni Pérez) few Latin American soap operas have managed to leave an indelible mark on the production of audiovisual content worldwide, even fewer have managed to transcend other spaces … Read more

Peru: new clashes in Lima with the police, a protester dies – Latin America

Hundreds of demonstrators, hooded and equipped with shields, clashed with police near the Peruvian Parliament in Lima. This is yet another episode of violence after the refusal of parliamentarians to give the green light to early elections. A protester died of injuries sustained during the clashes. “Not another dead, Dina murderess”, “We want dignity, Dina … Read more

Lula and the “zombie democracies” of Latin America

The academic and jurist Kenneth Roth coined years ago the concept of “zombie democracies” to describe a set of opportunistic political models standing at the edges of the representation system which they vampirize. His reference was wide. He cited autocracies such as those of Belarus, Egypt, Uganda, North Korea or Russia among many other examples … Read more

The cast of Latin dubbing does not return for the Kaguya-sama movie — Kudasai

On January 20, the distributor Konnichiwa Festival! finally confirmed that the film Kaguya-sama: Love is War – The First Kiss That Never Ends It will hit select theaters in Latin America, starting with those in Mexico on February 10. However, there is a controversy that surrounds this expected premiere: the original cast of Latin Spanish … Read more

According to the UN, 131 million Latin Americans do not have access to a better diet

The 2022 Panorama of Food and Nutrition Security report of the United Nations Organization (UN) revealed that 22.5% of people in Latin America and the Caribbean do not have sufficient means to access a healthy diet, that is, say, about 131 million people. In the Caribbean, 52% of the population has been affected by this … Read more

Latin America and the Caribbean, the region of the world with the most expensive healthy diet

The new United Nations report Food and Nutrition Security Panorama 2022 ensures that 22.5% of people in Latin America and the Caribbean, that is, some 131.3 million people, do not have sufficient means to access a healthy diet. In the Caribbean, this percentage shoots up to 52% of the population while in Mesoamerica the figure … Read more

Argentina: girl defends herself with a knife from her sexual harasser – Latin America – International

A 13-year-old girl suffered an attempted abuse when she was in a corner drinking with some friends. By being left alone for a moment, uA subject approached her, dropped his pants, and groped her. Her reaction was instant. He took a knife and told her: “If you touch me, I will stab you.” The incident … Read more

Efforts are intensified to bring vaccines against COVID-19 to the most fragile populations in Latin America

The Government of Canada and the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) will extend their collaboration to increase access to COVID-19 vaccines among populations that have yet to benefit from immunization efforts in Latin America and the Caribbean. To this end, Canada will provide US$33.4 million to support PAHO’s response to the pandemic, adding to an … Read more