The Forgotten Children of Argentina’s Prisons
Argentina

The Forgotten Children of Argentina’s Prisons

The women that remain hidden behind bars awaiting judgement in Argentina’s prisons have been hailed as the country’s forgotten population by some, but even fewer remember the overlooked children who accompany their mothers side-by-side through the poverty and violence of prison life in South America. The number of female prisoners in the federal prison system in Argentina … Continue reading

Asháninka
Peru

Asháninka

Proposed hydroelectric dam in Peru threatens existence of 90,000 hectares of Amazonian rainforest, as well as traditional existence of up to 10,000 indigenous people New energy contracts signed by Brazilian and Peruvian governments  have authorised the building of up to 15 new dams within Peru, mostly to provide energy to be bought by Brazilian government … Continue reading