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Latin America to see sharp increase in hunger, poverty: FAO

Reuters Tuesday, 28 April 2020
Hunger and poverty are set to spike in Latin America and the Caribbean as the impact of the novel coronavirus ravages the region´s economies and disrupts supply chains, according to a report by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).
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Latin America Latin America Region of the Americas where Romance languages are primarily spoken

La Gacilly Photo Festival kicks off with 'Viva Latina!' theme [Video]

La Gacilly Photo Festival kicks off with 'Viva Latina!' theme

Latin America takes centre stage this year at the La Gacilly Photo Festival in Western France, featuring works from Sebastião Salgado.View on euronews

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Latin America Is Losing The Battle Against COVID-19 [Video]

Latin America Is Losing The Battle Against COVID-19

Latin America has seen an explosive spread of the coronavirus, with no end in sight. According to CNN, roughly half of all new COVID-19 cases originate in Latin America as a whole. However, individual Latin American countries are faring differently. Uruguay has a strong public health system and coherent pandemic control policies. But in Mexico, Colombia and Peru, workers' income has probably declined by 80% during the pandemic. That's put even basic health care out of reach.

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Latin America and the Caribbean surpass Europe's number of coronavirus cases [Video]

Latin America and the Caribbean surpass Europe's number of coronavirus cases

Latin America and the Caribbean surpass Europe's number of coronavirus cases

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Latin America outbreak: COVID-19 inflicts stark economic losses [Video]

Latin America outbreak: COVID-19 inflicts stark economic losses

Countries are struggling with the economic impact of pandemic-related restrictions, which may not be over yet.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO    Duration: 02:27Published

Caribbean Caribbean Region to the center-east of America composed of many islands / coastal regions surrounding the Caribbean Sea

COVID-19 surges in Colombia, doctors fear deaths underreported [Video]

COVID-19 surges in Colombia, doctors fear deaths underreported

Colombia is reporting a surge in COVID-19 cases and deaths along its Caribbean coast.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO    Duration: 02:26Published

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COVID-19 cases in Latin America exceed 2 million [Video]

COVID-19 cases in Latin America exceed 2 million

Coronavirus infections in Latin America and the Caribbean climb as measures to contain pandemic have differing success.

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