[Altos de la Florida, August 7, Image via Getty.]

A displaced women walks along the street of Altos de la Florida shantytown carrying a parrot on her shoulder in Soacha, in the outskirts of Bogota, on August 7, 2009. Bogota authorities estimate that some 52 displaced families arrive to the capital city (population 7 million) every day from different regions of the country, part of the approximately three million displaced people around Colombia caused by almost half century of conflict. (EITAN ABRAMOVICH/AFP/Getty Images)