Colegio de Medellín in the Florencia neighborhood has not been able to open for lack of “landscaping and doors”

The scene recreates the magnitude of what is happening: a school that should be serving 960 students today is surrounded by cans, canvas and bars corroded by mold. If the gaze is not sharpened, the structure could go unnoticed: the garbage that surrounds it and the rodents that have nested there deceive anyone who is … Read more

Medellín declares a climate emergency and prioritizes eight strategies to prevent and respond to emergencies

With this measure, social, technical and financial strategies are defined to better deal with emergencies that arise. In addition, the District prioritizes investment in disaster risk management and adaptation to climate change. The declaration defines eight priority points to prevent and attend to emergencies as a consequence of the rains. Mayor Daniel Quintero Calle declared … Read more

Climate emergency in Medellín: Quintero prioritized strategies to prevent overflows of the 170 streams on red alert

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The District prioritizes investment in disaster risk management and adaptation to climate change. Photo via: medellin.gov.co The mayor of Medellin, Daniel Quintero Streetdeclared this November 24 that the city is in a climate emergency, given the latest cases that have been witnessed in the city of eternal spring after heavy rainfall, flooding, mass movements, among … Read more

Medellín declares a climate emergency

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@QuinteroCalle @AlcaldiadeMed “Attention Medellín declares a climate emergency and creates the Medellín Master Plan for climate change. It is time to act, this is the roadmap for the future. “The plan is based on actions for the environment, infrastructure, mobility and housing that will help mitigate the impacts of climate change. This is a commitment … Read more

Colegio de Música de Medellín celebrates its golden anniversary

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In room 9 of the Medellin College of Music, the greatest relic of this academy is preserved, which these days celebrates its 50th anniversary: ​​a German Zimmermann piano. A fairly out of tune piano, with worn hammers, but with a soft and pasty sound. Its first owner was Marta Agudelo Villa, the granddaughter of the … Read more

They denounce that in La Sierra de Medellín school the snacks of the PAE program are not enough

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The guardians of the students of the fourth and fifth grades of the Maestro La Sierra Educational Institution in Medellín, at the Villa Turbay headquarters, denounced that the teachers are distributing the snack of the School Feeding Program (PAE) for days because they are not enough for everyone. the children. On the contrary, the Mayor’s … Read more