Envío Digital
Central American University - UCA  
  Number 208 | Noviembre 1998



Sketches of an Unexpected Tragedy
The blow from hurricane mitch has been devastating in Nicaragua, but not fatal. There are solutions. The key will be whether the country, the government and society can work together to find them, can rise above the damage and turn this new crisis into an opportunity. We have to go on, to begin again.... continuar...


1999 BUDGET GLITCHES With no way of predicting the emergency situation that Hurricane Mitch would trigger over the next several weeks, the President's office presented the National Assembly... continuar...


Cuban Women's History--Jottings and Voices
There are those who people believe that the most profoundly transforming task carried out during the early years of the Cuban revolution was the one undertaken for and with women. There are others who think that the still-pending task for the revolution that packs the biggest wallop has to do with women. Perhaps it is time now to tally up and take stock. What defines Cuban women today? And what direction is the discussion of gender taking in Cuba? These journalistic jottings and a chorus of Cuban womens voices help sketch out the picture and tell the history of what has been done and what is being done today.... continuar...

América Latina

From North to South: Travel Tips for Cooperants
Sergio Ferrari sends this message from Brazilian theologian Leonardo Boff for volunteers and cooperants from the North to include in their luggage when they travel South in the name of solidarity.... continuar...

América Latina

Research and Social Action: Keys for an Alliance
By Ricardo Falla, sj, a speech he gave at the annual meeting of the Latin American Studies Association, upon receiving the Martin Diskin Award sponsored by OXFAM and LASA, in Chicago, September 1998.... continuar...

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