The text will be submitted to a referendum on September 4.Full Story
Workers at the state-owned company Corporación del Cobre (Codelco) began a national strike following the closure of a smelting plant.Full Story
They affirm that the closure of the Ventanas smelter is part of a strategy aimed at the full privatization of the state-owned mining firm CODELCO.
Michelle Bachelet assumed her functions as the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on Sept. 1, 2018 and her term is due to end at the end of August.
Nine countries in the Americas have formed a coalition for the protection of the Pacific Ocean.
On Friday, the Chilean President rejected the exclusion of Cuba, Nicaragua, and Venezuela from theW Summit of the Americas.
Meanwhile, the Mapuche people demand the use of their customary rights, the ownership of ancestral lands threatened by extractive companies, and the recognition of their cultural identity.
The current exhibition includes original paintings such as a rug with the legend "Welcome", and also replicas of famous murals, such as the pro-Palestine protester throwing flowers.
"These citizens shall receive a booster dose by June because the coronavirus vaccines’ effectiveness begins decreasing from the fourth month of the last shot," Health Undersecretary Cuadrado explained.
The 499-article project includes the creation of a universal health system and the strengthening of policies to promote public education, environmental protection and gender equality.
The Chilean Chamber of Deputies approved the ratification of the Escazú environmental agreement, forwarding the initiative to the Senate.