Indigenous groups have been arriving in the capital in recent days and are participating in the third national strike. Continue reading Guardia Indigena March in Bogotá
Toquerolazo de Queda: Local musicians add a new note to the protests.
Continue reading Toquerolazo: Music for the People
Over the last few months, Bogotá has seen an increase in the number of people ditching buses and bikes in favour of electric scooters created by companies such as Lime-S, Grin and Zoom. But what’s all the fuss about? How exactly do these scooters work, and are they more hassle than they’re worth? The Bogotá Post decided to take to the capital’s streets to find out.
Continue reading Bogotá’s Scooters: Harmless Fun or Serious Hazard?
Emerging businesses from guerrilla backgrounds like Café Pushkin feel the pressure after some ex-FARC leaders rearm. Continue reading Café Pushkin Still Pushing for Reintegration of Former FARC Members
We speak to the people behind yesterday’s protests outside the Brazilian embassy to put pressure on the government to take action to stop the Amazon rainforest fire. Continue reading Q&A: Change.org’s Amazon Rainforest Fire Campaign
Colombia will host the sixth International Festival of Cinema for Human Rights, starting on August 23.
Continue reading Promoting Human Rights Through Film
Bogota’s Teatro Mayor is broadcasting a live stream of 10 of its top artistic performances via the platform TeatroDigital, which can be accessed from all corners of the world. Continue reading Monsieur Periné and Others: Live From the Stage to Your Screen
It looks as though Bogotá may be the place to be for salsa this July and August, as the capital channels its caleño side.
Continue reading Salsa Comes to the Capital With the World Salsa Open and Other Events
Did you know that foreign residents can vote to decide who becomes mayor? Register now so that you can have your say in this October’s mayoral elections. In October, Colombians around the country will elect mayors, governors and councillors. And although it is still a few months away, some foreigners who have residency are eligible to vote and have a say in the management of … Continue reading Mayoral Elections 2019: Can You Vote?