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Government fast track for mining projects threatens Colombia’s rich biodiversity, say environmentalists
By adopting the best of the private sector’s values, Colombia’s police force is winning public respect, says its former head, Óscar Naranjo
In seeking to end 50 years of guerrilla fighting, President Juan Manuel Santos is treading a fine political line, writes John Paul Rathbone
Young people are celebrating a new wave of optimism and entrepreneurial spirit as the city’s violent history fades, says Adam Thomson
After decades of conflict with insurgents at home, Colombia is cashing in on its military knowhow by selling it to the world, writes Andres Schipani
La Guajira peninsula is an unlikely mix of semi-nomadic people, tourism and mining multinationals, writes John Paul Rathbone
The country’s crumbling transport infrastructure is to receive a $100bn update over the next decade, writes Andres Schipani
Colombian presidents often exert their influence long after they have left office – much to the irritation of some successors, says Malcolm Deas
For decades the rugged Andean landscape harboured crime and violence, but today regional pride is emerging in a revived economy. By John Paul Rathbone
Andres Schipani, Naomi Mapstone and Henry Mance profile the Colombians who are setting the agendas in politics, society, business and culture
Market liberalisation and an influx of émigré Venezuelan workers have been catalysts for a boom in Colombia’s energy sector, writes Andres Schipani
Industry and politics are closely linked with control of the media, but journalists have a proud history of challenging the status quo, writes John Paul Rathbone
Explore the country’s mining and energy projects, with its flora and fauna as a background
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