Silvia Kristel

Viva la Vida Festival in Limerick, inspired by Frida Kahlo’s famous painting

HOLA LATINOS!…In our last show we had also a short interview with the organisers of Viva la Vida Festival, Yovana Torres and Noelle Araujo who took the initiative to bring a taste of Latin America to Limerick. “Inspired by Frida Kahlo’s famous painting, “Viva la Vida Festival” is an ode to life and joy despite …

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“Cariñito” peruvian song played and sang by Kevin Herm Connolly, remembering his time in Latin America

HOLA LATINOS!… This time we had an special guest in the studios of NearFM, Kevin Herm Connolly, Irish singer and songwriter. Kevin shared with his experience living and traveling as musician in Latin America and especially his time when he was in Peru. He remembers the people, the food and the of course the music …

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Human Rights Defenders, the role of feminist civil society in achieving Colombia’s peace

HOLA LATINOS!…This week we were delighted to welcome María Eugenia Cruz Alarcón and Claudia Mejilla Duque from Colombia onto the show. María Eugenia is the coordinator of the National Network of Women Human Rights Defenders in Colombia, and Claudia is the director of SISMA, a feminist organisation based in Bogotá. The interview covers the role …

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