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.
Two years after coming into effect, the Bolivian law allowing children to work as of age 10 is still dividing the country
By becoming the country with the lowest legal working age in the world, Bolivia has opted to put certain economic realities before the future of its children
Sharan Burrow: No country has ever managed to develop successfully and sustainably by leaving its children at work and out of school
Hinde Pomeraniec: There are contradictions in the debate on child labour in Bolivia