December 17, 2014 / WFDD
Justin Catanoso
After spending a week in Lima reporting on the UN climate summit, Justin Catanoso offers this wrap up on the results for WFDD, public radio for central and western North Carolina.
December 9, 2014 / National Geographic
Justin Catanoso
Stumbling blocks to REDD+ in recent years have been many, with a significant one being reliable technology. That is no longer a problem.
December 8, 2014 / National Geographic
Justin Catanoso
Unilever CEO Paul Polmon is a corporate role model on climate change.
December 8, 2014 / National Geographic
Justin Catanoso
Noting that climate experts predict that 2014 will become the hottest year on record, Bianca Jagger warned: “Time is running out. Inaction will lead to severe and irreversible damage.”
October 20, 2014 / Untold Stories
Michelle Ferng
Older adults in Peru carry a disproportionate burden of disease yet they are least likely to receive appropriate quality care.
October 14, 2014
Sara Shahriari, Noah Friedman-Rudovsky
More than half of Bolivian women have experienced physical or sexual violence at the hands of an intimate partner, and the criminal justice system is often unresponsive to their plight.
October 14, 2014 / Christian Science Monitor
Sara Shahriari
Two political scandals swept headlines in Bolivia recently, giving rise to protests and a campaign to publicize past misogynistic comments or policies by political candidates.
October 6, 2014
Eve Fairbanks
Uruguayan President José Mujica, who lives in penury and drives a battered VW Beetle to better understand his country's poor, may be the most beloved president in the world. Does he deserve the hype?
October 3, 2014
Jim Wickens
As many as 10,000 dolphins are slaughtered off the coast of Peru each year solely for shark bait. Correspondent Jim Wickens reports on this illegal practice in an original undercover investigation.
October 3, 2014
Mattathias Schwartz
A panel discussion on U.S. drug policy with Hamilton Morris, Kathleen Frydl, and César Gaviria, the former president of Colombia. Sponsored by the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice, and n+1.
August 29, 2014
Lauren Shepherd, Steve Sapienza
Steve Sapienza discusses his reporting on the health hazards and social pressures associated with small-scale gold mining in Peru, in an interview for Mining-Technology.
August 28, 2014
Michelle Ferng
Peru, along with the rest of Latin America, is experiencing one of the fastest demographic shifts in the world. Older people over 60 will outnumber children under 14 by 2040. Is the country ready?
August 28, 2014 / Untold Stories
Michelle Ferng
An unprecedented public celebration of older adults hints at growing momentum for Peru to address the human rights of older adults. Will actions match the words?

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