A coffee farmer from Cauca, Colombia. (Photo: Neil Palmer / CIAT)

Ivonne Astrid Moreno Horta |

The International Day of Peace is celebrated on September 21st.  After more than 50 years of civil war, we finally have a national Peace Day to celebrate in Colombia, too.

Marcelo Jorge Fabre |

“Comuna 13 (one of the poorest areas in Medellin) has gone from being a marginalized community to being a resilient one. Many interventions that are being implemented for the youth and adults…

Pamela Sofia Duran Vinueza |

This blog is part of the series "Small changes, big impacts: applying #behavioralscience into development". While Latin America is rich in water, people’s ability to access safe,…

Juan Jose Miranda, Paul Ferraro |

A prevention program against crime and violence in Zacatecoluca, El Salvador, supports sporting activities for the children from this municipality. Photo: Victoria Ojea/World Bank

Jorge Familiar |