Latin America Weekly

🟢 Abortion rights, drug tests, and online sales

Hello, and welcome to the Latin America Weekly newsletter! In this issue: Colombia’s move against an anti-abortion alliance. Drug tests in Chile’s Congress. And e-commerce in Argentina.

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Colombia breaks up with anti-abortion alliance

abortion Feminist protest in Bogotá (September 2020). Photo: Johan Gonzalez S/Shutterstock
Protester says “No decision about us without us,” during a feminist protest in Bogotá (September 2020). Photo: Johan Gonzalez S/Shutterstock

The Gustavo Petro administration has removed Colombia from the Geneva Consensus Declaration on Promoting Women’s Health and Strengthening the Family. Signed in December 2020 by 34 countries, including Brazil, the U.S., and Saudi Arabia, the document emphasizes that...

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