3 films Found
Former bank robber turned progressive President of Uruguay, Jose Mujica gives away 90% of his salary. He's legalised gay marriage, marijuana and local use of the coca leaf. As elections loom we explores his legacy.
After a repressive history, Uruguay's left-wing government is paving the way for a new generation of digital-savvy, globalised nationals by being the first country to give every child their own laptop.
Recession has hit Uruguay hard. Once bustling shops and holiday resorts now lie empty, and the prospects of filling them do not look good, as the country suffers from deserted shops and quiet cafes.