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Silvia Viñas · February, 2012

Uruguayan-Spanish journalist, editor, and blogger. Currently living in Chile, tweeting in English and Spanish under @silviavinas, and blogging on silviavinas.com

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Latest posts by Silvia Viñas from February, 2012

29 February 2012

Chile: The Role of Public Libraries in Post-Earthquake Reconstruction

Paraguay: An Interview on the Land Conflict in Alto Parana

Uruguay: Scenes From the Longest Carnival in the World

Every year, Uruguayans celebrate the longest carnival in the world. Percussionists, dancers and musical and theatrical performers take center stage for over 40 days. Sites and blogs dedicated to the...

24 February 2012

Peru: A Conversation with Rafael Salazar of Creative Commons Peru

Bolivia: Disabled Protesters Clash with Police

Chile: Aysén Region and the Call for Decentralization

Protests, road blocks, and clashes between protesters and police continue as citizens of Chile's Aysén region demand change. For many, the conflict in Aysén boils down to one problem affecting...

16 February 2012

Uruguay: Ice Cream Parlor's Lacking Twitter Strategy

Colombia: Through the Eyes of Expat Bloggers

Colombia's official travel website has called on some 30 foreigners to share their Colombian living and travel adventures to the world through blogging. The official site will launch on February...