You are here

Mexico will spend half a billion to fight poverty in 2020
The federal government will focus on welfare programs next year
La Bestia: Dozens of immigrants lose limbs while riding the freight train
The train helps immigrants flee extortionists, kidnappers, and migration agents and police officers
Santa María del Mar, a decade in darkness
Almost 1,000 inhabitants of this town have been living without light and the services and activities powered by it since 2009, when their brothers from San Mateo del Mar blocked their only land access and destroyed the electric network that supplied the community
Retired couple takes literature to impoverished communities
They have received a lot of support from society, schools, and universities who have sent them books
Violence threatens Magical Towns
Magical Towns are not exempt from the violence wave in Mexico; 680 alleged murders were registered in these communities during the first half of 2019
Over 4,000 Mexican minors involved in organized crime
The lack of education and job opportunities, as well as generalized poverty in marginalized areas, ease the way for criminal groups to seduce and kidnap the youngest population
Has Mexico forsaken its youth?
When will authorities offer better opportunities for the Mexican youth?
Mexico: 10 years of the fight against poverty
From 2008 to 2018, the figures for poverty have remained stagnant: 54.4 million people are living in poverty and extreme poverty in Mexico
Maternal death in Mexico: poverty & negligence
The maternal mortality ratio shows that in Mexico, a lot of women die as a result of a deficient medical attention
Mexico needs its statistics agency to eradicate poverty
The National Council of Evaluation of the Social Development Policies was created in 2005