Soy is the main export and source of foreign currency in Argentina. But it is also a source of controversy in the areas where it is spreading, such as in Cordoba, where citizen mobilisation has put an end to Monsanto’s plans to open a plant in the province.
In 2015, 235 women were murdered in Argentina, simply for being women. A United Nations expert has denounced the “significant shortcomings” in Argentina’s systems to prevent violence against women.
Nearly 80 per cent of all murders of transgender people occur in Latin America
The fight against forgetting 40 years after dictatorship, with the government suggesting the ’’Desaparecidos’’ were exaggerated
Shale gas exploration in Argentine Patagonia is bringing major changes to the desolate region, without any sign of the eternal promises being fulfilled