For the third year running, Uruguay ranks at the top of the fourth annual 2015 Americas Quarterly Social Inclusion Index, beating the USA into second place.
President picks up hitch-hiker – only in Uruguay. Once again President Pepe Mujica proves that he is made of different stuff from other world leaders.
… and 9th friendliest in the world, says the Spartacus International Gay Guide. Yep, homosexuality has been legal here for EIGHTY years.
40% of Roman Catholics live in Latin America but as usual Uruguay does its own thing. There’s complete separation of church and state for almost 100 years.
As 10% of all women get breast cancer, the mammogram is arguably among the most important techniques of the last century in advancing women’s health.
Uruguay turned a national in-joke into an international tourism campaign. Do you think it works?