Global Witness says more than 120 activists killed since 2010 while trying to protect their rivers, forests or land.
31 Jan 2017 20:15 GMT | Environment, Latin America, Politics, Human Rights
An annual pilgrimage in which the relatives of the missing follow the steps of their loved ones through Mexico.
08 Dec 2016 11:18 GMT | Human Rights, Latin America, Mexico
Although most Catholic Mexicans remain conservative, many are becoming more accepting of the LGBT community.
23 Oct 2016 14:16 GMT | Human Rights, Latin America, Mexico, LGBT
From desperate mothers trying to save their children to farmers living in fear, we examine the human toll of the crisis.
John Holman | 13 Jul 2016 09:46 GMT | Venezuela, Latin America, Humanitarian crises, Business & Economy
For the cartel and the smuggler, there is an unmovable bottom line:
the migrants are merchandise, to be profited from one way or the other.
John Holman, Encarni Pindado | 19 May 2016 15:27 GMT | Latin America, Migrants
Government warns of a possible looming crisis as it blocks hundreds of people from moving forward en route to US.
John Holman | 21 Apr 2016 11:28 GMT | Latin America, Costa Rica, Migrants
Lack of exposure to civilian narratives is numbing observers' take on devastating conflict.
John Holman | 26 Mar 2016 16:40 GMT | Latin America, Crime, Mexico
The 20th leak in just five years from a pipeline owned by state oil firm leaves indigenous communities distrustful.
John Holman | 05 Mar 2016 17:32 GMT | Environment, Latin America, Peru, Oil spill
Communities told not to eat fish after pipeline burst pours 3,000 barrels of crude oil into Chiriaco and Morona Rivers.
John Holman | 29 Feb 2016 22:03 GMT | Oil spill, Peru, Latin America
Meet the man who leads Central American migrants through a lethal gauntlet as they attempt to reach the US.
John Holman | 25 Jan 2016 13:22 GMT | Latin America, Crime, El Salvador, Mexico, United States
Indigenous people featured in video disappointed as commercial criticised for "humiliating" Mixe people was taken down.
John Holman | 11 Dec 2015 07:07 GMT | Latin America, Mexico
The poignant stories of Palestinian prisoners in Israel and the effects of imprisonment on them and their families.
Israel, Palestine, Human Rights
We analyse how populist far-right movements are challenging the promise of an integrated union.
A group of exonerated death row survivors called the 'Resurrection Club' fights to abolish the death penalty in the US.
Human Rights, Politics, US & Canada
We tell the story of Mouawiya Syasneh, the boy whose anti-Assad graffiti lit the spark that engulfed Syria.
War & Conflict, Syria's Civil War