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· August, 2007

Stories about Colombia from August, 2007

Colombia: Video Channel on Blog

Medallo Bloguero [ES], through the use of Custom Player, has placed a Video Channel on its page and features Colombia-related videos.

Americas: Poll Numbers From Across the Region

Bloggings by Boz has the latest poll numbers from across the region, which includes uncertainty in Ecuador regarding the Constituent Assembly vote and Colombian support for an Uribe third term.

Medellín, Colombia: The Recipe

‘La Receta’ (“The Recipe”) – a video production by the participants of the Rising Voices’ project, HiperBarrio, in Medellín, Colombia. To watch the video with English subtitles click on the...

Colombia: Next Stage of HiperBarrio

Juliana Rincón of Medea Material [ES] announces the launch of the next stage of the HiperBarrio project, which will begin on Saturday, August 18 in Santo Domingo Savio.

HiperBarrio: Local Stories, Global Audience

As promised, this is the second installment of a two-part podcast about Medellín, Colombia and how the HiperBarrio project is taking advantage of the city's new network of library parks...

Colombia: Moncayo's Walk for Hostage Release

Pablo Emilio Moncayo was kidnapped by FARC guerrillas in December of 1997. His father, schoolteacher Gustavo Moncayo, decided to walk with his daughter from his hometown to Bogotá to seek...

Medellin, Colombia: From Kidnapping Capital to Renaissance City

Medellín Colombia is synonymous with drugs, with Pablo Escobar, Marxist guerilla groups, and violent paramilitarists. But over the past decade it is also becoming well known and well regarded for...

Colombia: Art, Poetry and Flower Festivals in Medellín

Colombian bloggers recently wrote about the end of the MDE07 Art Festival, an event which attempted to bring contemporary art back into local conversations and back into the lives of...

Colombia: Mask Making and New Media

Juliana Rincón Parra unveils the work of Taller Santo Domingo [ES], which was a workshop in the city of Medellín where students made masks and incorporated the use of new...

Rising Voices Outreach Projects Get Straight to Work

It was less than a month ago that we first announced the first round of Rising Voices outreach projects but already those first five projects have made incredible progress. Let's...

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