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The budget law for next year, which was recently approved by the Colombian House of Representatives, includes a controversial article that allows the state to confiscate a bank customer’s funds for use for budgetary purposes. In certain circumstances defined by law, these funds could be recovered if the account holders prove their ownership. Colombian government …

Monday, October 25, 2021 Media Contact: Lyn Putnam | Communication specialist | 405-744-5496 | [email protected] Oklahoma State University students continue to make their mark around the world. Larissa Duncan, a graduate student of the School of Global Studies, spent the summer of 2021 with a humanitarian aid organization setting up aid centers for Venezuelans crossing …

An OAS resolution condemns the repression in Nicaragua. Remarks fromBradley A. FredenActing Permanent Representative of the United States20 October 2021 Thank you, Mr. Chairman. We would like to congratulate all the OAS delegations who voted in favor of this resolution today. The resolution sends a clear message to President Ortega and Vice President Murillo that …

Eric VANDEVILLEGetty Images Here at the shebeen, we keep an eye on Pablo Escobar’s hippo saga. The late drug lord, who may have been immersed in his own product when he decided to do so, has smuggled four hippos into his private zoo. When Escobar was broken down by the Colombian National Police in 1993, …

Pharmaceutical contract development and manufacturing organization cdmo market Stratistics MRC Report, Wearable Robots and Exoskeleton Market Forecast to 2027 – Global Analysis Application, Key Players, Types, End User and by Geography MARYLAND, GAITHERSBURG, UNITED STATES, October 18, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – The global pharmaceutical contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) market is worth $ 148.50 billion …

The Colombian government puts an end to Pablo Escobar’s “cocaine hippos”. The drug lord’s alien creatures have resided in his Hacienda Nápoles estate since his death in 1993. Escobar first smuggled four hippos – one male and three females – from a United States zoo in the 1980s, but they have since reproduced and multiplied. …

Scientists have called hippos “one of the world’s greatest invasive species challenges”. The Colombian government has had to sterilize dozens of hippos once owned by drug lord Pablo Escobar due to concerns about the impact they are having on wildlife and local people. Known as the ‘cocaine-addicted hippos’, the herd has grown from a population …

In 2020, 227 environmental activists were killed, more than four per week. This is a record for the second consecutive year, according to a report by Global Witness. Environmental activists are defined as those who defend land and water against economic agendas and resource-consuming industries. Global Witness has come to the conclusion that as climate …

In the wake of the Pulse shooting in 2016, five people gathered at the Hispanic Federation with a box of Publix fried chicken to discuss how to get out of an unforgettable tragedy. They were going to train QLatinx, a group focused on advancing the LGBTQ + Latinx community. [TRENDING: Tropical wave to bring rain …