Pía Figueroa

Co-Director of Pressenza, life-long humanist, author of several monographs and books.

Information exchange agreement between Morris Productions and Pressenza

Today in the city of Bogota, Colombia, an agreement was reached to exchange information between our agency and Morris Productions, directed by the renowned journalist Hollman Morris.

Evo’s gesture of active nonviolence leads Bolivian legislators to approve electoral reforms

Bolivian legislators approved an historic electoral law increasing the representation for the Bolivian people from low income rural areas.

Give peace another chance!

Imagine: The Peace Ballad of John & Yoko

Commitment for the reduction of nuclear weapons arsenals

“Let us honor our past by reaching for a better future”, proclaimed Unites States President Barack Obama, vowing to a new era without nuclear weapons.

Obama and Medvedev Announce Nuclear Reduction

‘Although the (nuclear) threat has been greatly diminished since the end of the Cold War, it continues to be the greatest threat against humanity’, declared Obama.

Aid Groups Warn Against Afghan Military Escalation

An increased military occupation of Afghanistan will lead to a rise in civilian deaths.

Activists to Hold 2-Day Wall Street Protest

Protest against the financial bailout and the ongoing US occupations of Iraq and Afghanistan

World Physicians issue medical appeal to Obama, Medvedev for elimination of nuclear weapons

More than 300 of the world’s top physicians have called on US President Barack Obama and Russian President Dmitri Medvedev to “end the nuclear weapons era once and for all.”

US-Russia Talks

President Obama: “I believe [what] we’ve begun today is a very constructive dialog that will allow us to work on issues of mutual interest, like the reduction of nuclear weapons and the strengthening of our nonproliferation treaties”

US, Russia to Discuss Nuke Deal

Democracy Now! – The Obama administration is set to open talks today on a new arms control deal with Russia

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