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Bolivian Space Agency – a new technological era

Paola Escobari is a UK Chevening Scholar doing a master’s degree in RE & Microwave Engineering at the University of Surrey, which undertakes cutting-edge research in wireless communications, space technology and advanced microwave technologies. She graduated in electronic and telecoms engineering from San Andres University in La Paz and undertook VSAT systems and satellite teleport training at the China Academy of

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Brazilian organized crime and drug gangs – an international problem with international consequences

Dr. Vinicius Mariano de Carvalho is Lecturer in Brazilian Studies at King’s College London  and Honorary Professor for Brazilian Studies at Aarhus University in Denmark.  He researches in Brazilian Defence and Security issues. Tuesday 16 May 2017, 18.30 Room G35, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU Tickets, including refreshments: non-members £8, members £6, students (with valid ID) £5 To

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Decolonising witchcraft: Portraits of traditional healers in Bolivia

A collaboration between : Photographer David X Green and Geographer Dr Kate Maclean Photographs of chifleras and amautas. The indigenous wisdom in these women’s work involves the rituals, artifacts and medicines that play a central role in culture, health and spirituality in Bolivia although it has been been sidelined as “witchcraft” under colonial powers. Exhibition 4-25 March 2017 Peltz Gallery,

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“Boqueron: The Story that must be told”

The Bolivian Embassy & Anglo-Bolivian Society cordially invite you to: “BOQUERÓN: THE STORY THAT MUST BE TOLD” Tonchy Antezana – Director Friday November 18th 2016, 19.00 Bolivar Hall, 54-56 Grafton Way London W1T 5DL FREE ENTRY SPANISH FILM WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES (Not suitable for children under the age of 12) Boquerón was the first major battle of the Chaco war

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