Stagnant growth and falling commodity prices are themes for those participating in the world economic forum in the Colombian city of Medellin. For a long time, the city was a symbol of the famous drug cartel. The city has come a long way since then.
Colombia is set to be the third Latin American country in the Paris-based economic group. President Juan Manuel Santos praised the membership as key to the country's efforts to modernize.
Colombia is one of the leading producers and traffickers of cocaine and the United States is its main consumer. Trump said the US is the South American nation's "best friend and ally" in the fight against illicit drugs.
Colombian guerrilla Timochenko has swapped combat fatigues for grey blazers to run for president. But are voters ready to accept him and his Revolutionary Armed Forces (FARC)? Manuel Rueda reports from Bogota.
Water power is the largest renewable energy source in the world, but some plants are running out of water due to severe droughts. Is climate change jeopardizing the future of hydropower plants?
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