Gabriel Elizondo

Gabriel Elizondo

"Gabriel Elizondo, based in Sao Paulo, has over 16 years of journalism experience, starting his career as a newspaper journalist before migrating to television and the web.

He has produced several long-form documentaries from Latin America for Al Jazeera and has reported from virtually every corner of Brazil, with a specialty in Amazon rain forest and human rights issues. He reports for television and the web. He holds a bachelor's degree in international security and conflict resolution, and a master's degree in global finance and trade."

US & Canada

Is New York Fashion Week dead?

There is less glitz on the runways at this year's New York Fashion Week, because several top designers have chosen to skip it.

Is New York Fashion Week dead?

United States

Trump's first year: Approval ratings at around 30 percent

Al Jazeera goes to Mount Sterling, Kentucky, to meet some of the roughly one-third of Americans that still support the US president after his first year in office.

Trump's first year: Approval ratings at around 30 percent

United States

New York: Rare Michelangelo works on display in the Met

More than 200 works of the Italian renaissance artist Michelangelo have gone on display at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.

New York: Rare Michelangelo works on display in the Met

Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo inmates' art exhibited in New York

An exhibit in New York is highlighting works by eight unlikely artists - former and current inmates at Guantanamo Bay.

Guantanamo inmates' art exhibited in New York

Sport

US court convicts two FIFA officials in corruption trial

A US jury has found two former South American football officials guilty in a case that helped to expose a culture of corruption in the sport's global governing body, FIFA.

US court convicts two FIFA officials in corruption trial

US & Canada

Protests as Trump speaks at Mississippi Civil Rights Museum

Donald Trump's attendance at an opening of a Civil Rights Museum in Mississippi has sparked a boycott by Black leaders.

Protests as Trump speaks at Mississippi Civil Rights Museum

Sierra Leone

'Peace Diamond' fetches $6.5m for Sierra Leone at New York auction

The diamond was found in a Sierra Leone village earlier this year and government promised money from the auction will benefit locals.

'Peace Diamond' fetches $6.5m for Sierra Leone at New York auction

US & Canada

West Virginia: EPA to hold hearing on climate plan repeal

US President Donald Trump has ordered the Environmental Protection Agency to begin rolling back Obama-era climate regulations. A two-day public hearing is taking place in West Virginia, the heart of America's coal industry.

West Virginia: EPA to hold hearing on climate plan repeal

United States

Hundreds of US cities vie to host Amazon's new headquarters

More than 200 cities are bidding to host the company's office. But some critics doubt it will bring real, positive change for those with lower incomes.

Hundreds of US cities vie to host Amazon's new headquarters

US & Canada

US states to regulate electronic cigarettes and 'vaping'

The US state of New York is joining 10 other states in banning 'vaping' in areas where tobacco smoking is already prohibited

US states to regulate electronic cigarettes and 'vaping'

Journalism

Journalists honoured for bravery amid global threats

In the past year, 34 journalists were killed in the field, more than 250 others were jailed and 55 remain missing.

Journalists honoured for bravery amid global threats

Sport

US College basketball: Coaches charged with bribery

A corruption scandal is hanging over college basketball in the US. At least eight people, including coaches and sportswear executives, have been charged as part of a major bribery investigation.

US College basketball: Coaches charged with bribery