Colombians who backed the peace deal with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, known as FARC, show their disappointment after the deal was narrowly rejected in a referendum on October 2, 2016, in Bogotá, Colombia. President Juan Manuel Santos and FARC rebels agreed to end the five-decade-long armed conflict that killed more than 220,000 people ended the following month.
Fernanda Forero and Andres Labrador hug in Plaza Bolivar during a political rally to end the Colombian conflict in Bogotá, Colombia. Overheard all around them, "que la guerra descansa en paz!" The war should rest in peace.
A doctor performs an abortion at a women’s reproductive health clinic on January 18, 2016, in Bogotá, Colombia. Colombia has relatively liberal abortion laws compared to some of its South American neighbors - women can legally gets abortions when their health is in danger, the fetus is severely deformed or in cases of rape - but political opposition and bureaucratic hurdles make access difficult and drive women to dangerous illegal procedures.
A pot of rice boils in La Guajira, Colombia. The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights have ordered Colombia to take action against poverty in the region where more than 4,000 indigenous children have died of malnutrition in the past eight years.
Demonstrators are blocked by Police at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) while protesting U.S. President Donald Trump's executive order blocking visitors from seven predominantly Muslim nations in Los Angeles, California, U.S., on Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017.
Babies nap at Fundación Juan Felipe Gómez Escobar, a non-profit organization that provides impovershed mothers healthcare, psychological therapy and job training in Cartagena, Colombia.
Water is collected at a well in La Guajira, Colombia. In 2016 the region suffered the worst drought in history.
Jose Rosado is one of 40 boaters taking people out to see wild flamingos at Camarones' sanctuary where he lives in La Guajira, Colombia. The boaters work in shifts because visitors don't come often. He said there's been a recent push to make his home a national park. If it happens it would remove him and everyone else who lives in the sanctuary.
A goat is tied up in La Guajira, Colombia before it is skinned and cooked for a Wayuu burial ceremony. Wayuu people are the largest indigenous group in Colombia.
Edwards Noriega gives his girlfriend Tatiana Pérez a hug in Puerto Esperanza, Colombia. They live in neighboring towns along the Amazon River and see one another when Edwards can take a boat to visit.
Elivia Careca leads a song and dance activity to her pre-school class in Puerto Esperanza, Colombia. Elvia says it's important to teach children about to value the place where they are from.
Thousands of people take part in a march for peace in downtown Bogotá on October 5, 2016, in Colombia. After Colombia's peace deal to end the armed conflict was rejected in a referendum, university students organized the event to demand that the government continues their efforts to achieve peace.
Children play at Plaza Bolivar in Bogotá, Colombia.
Nuria Serron, 84, was one of a town full of people who were dislocated in the Colombian Amazon due to the rising river. All but five community members moved from Pozo Redondo up the river to the unestablished town of Puerto Esperanza, which translates to Port of Hope. Nuria works as a medicine healer with her husband. They use homemade substances to heal their community. Nuria said many come to them before heading to the hospital.
Each year the Amazon River eroded more land where Ediver grew up. Eventually life for his family became unsustainable. At a young age he was dislocated and now lives in Puerto Esperanza, an hour from the where he was born.
A group of Wayuu people, indigenous to La Guajira in northern Colombia, leave a burial ceremony. Twenty-four-year-old Maricela Ipiayu was diagnosed with diabetes at 19 and later died of extreme malnutrution.