Amazon deforestation as a matter of public interest in Colombia. Political speeches on the subject according to the country's main newspapers (2011-2020).

Project: Research Project

Project Details


The present research seeks to analyze the way in which the most important national and regional newspapers in the country have presented the causes of Amazon deforestation in Colombia and its possible solutions in order to not only characterize the political discourses on the subject, but also promote a debate. open public among interested actors.

The aim is to promote a content and discourse analysis to understand the political complexity of Amazon deforestation, characterize the discourses on the subject and identify the dominant and alternative discourses.

Layman's description

Young researcher funded by the Faculty.
Effective start/end date4/1/2111/30/21

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Main Funding Source

  • Installed Capacity (Academic Unit)


  • Bogotá D.C.


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