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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — South American countries on Monday began easing COVID-19 restrictions even as the region hurtles toward its viral peak, disregarding the example set by European nations that were battered earlier by the virus.

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Coronavirus: Mexico deaths pass 10,000 as restrictions eased
Coronavirus: Mexico deaths pass 10,000 as restrictions eased
More than 10,000 people have died with coronavirus in Mexico, the country's health minister has announced.
The announcement came on the same day that many restrictions brought in to curb...
Coronavirus: Brazil records highest daily rise in deaths
Brazil has recorded its highest daily rise in the number of deaths from the coronavirus, health officials say.

It registered 881 new deaths on Tuesday, the health ministry said. The total death toll now stands at 12,400.
It means Brazil, which...
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The Centre for Latin American Studies and the Embassy of Colombia in Ghana is happy to inform you about the Afro-Colombian Gastronomy Festival, Sabor Colombiana, happening at the Papillon Restaurant, Kempinski Hotel Gold Coast City on...


Director: Dr. Joanna Boampong

Welcome to the Center for Latin American Studies

The Centre for Latin American Studies at the University of Ghana seeks to be a hub in the sub-region for systematic engagement with Latin America and the Caribbean as relates to all spheres of human endeavor be they academic, economic, social, political, and cultural. 

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