Lia Beltran Valero

Colombia Investigative Journalism

Creating a cross border investigative team to fact check elections in Colombia

By on August 26, 2017

On August 10th, 11th and 12th, Chicas Poderosas Colombia worked with more than 40 participants, mainly women from different Colombian territories, to decide how to cover the next presidential…


Stories of Feminicide- A Project of Chicas Poderosas & Connectas

By on April 7, 2017

You always tend to blame the victims, what can we do to change this?
This and other more questions were discussed in our second virtual encounter between Connectas and…

Latin America

Violence against women in Latin America: Feminicide

By on March 31, 2017

 CHICAS PODEROSAS and Connectas discuss the important issue of feminicide.

We have the opinion of Esperanza Franco and Víctor Tablas of UNDP, with Martín Rodríguez Pellecer de Nómada in Guatemala and…


Chicas Poderosas Indigenous: Wayuu Chapter

By on November 27, 2016

“Stories of Water” – Chicas Poderosas Riohacha, Guajira

In February 2014 the municipality of Uribia, in the Colombian Guajira, the northernmost department of the country, declared itself in public calamity….


“The Pacific counts” – Chicas Poderosas Quibdó, Colombia

By on November 22, 2016

How Chicas Poderosas have managed to replicate, even in regions far away from big cities? We have the latest experiences of CHICAS PODEROSAS Colombia.

After being in Bogota, this year the…