The view from UNASUR, Latin America’s new centre of the earth

Stand aside European Union, there’s a new regional body in town!

The Andean Community may be on its way out, but soon shall rise from the grit of the Mitad del Mundo tourist complex’s car park (literally Middle of the World, latitude 0°) a distinctly modernist home for the greatest regional institution since sliced Mercosur: the Union of South American Nations, UNASUR.

For a full-on panoramic sneak peek of the view from Lula’s future office, click here.

Featured image: Asa Cusack, CC BY-NC-ND 4.0

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