Teresa Bo

Teresa Bo

Teresa Bo, based in Buenos Aires, covers Latin America, where she has investigated the darker side of Argentinian politics and reported in-depth on the "war on drugs", travelling deep into the jungles of Colombia, Bolivia, and Peru.

She won two major awards in Spain for her coverage of the war in Iraq, including the prestigious Lara Prize for Best Journalist Under 30 years old. A native Argentinean, Teresa holds a bachelor's degree in international politics and a master's degree in international peace and conflict resolution.

Latin America

Haiti: Massive rallies call for Jovenel Moise to step down

Demonstrations against government corruption have erupted in Port-au-Prince the day that the Haitian president reinstated the national army.

Haiti: Massive rallies call for Jovenel Moise to step down

Latin America

Haiti police accused of executing civilians

The deaths of multiple civilians in a police operation Port-au-Prince has shocked local residents as the government battles gangs in the wake of UN peacekeeper departure one month ago.

Haiti police accused of executing civilians

Middle East

Argentina's child labour crisis: 'We all barely survive'

An estimated 152 million children around the world are forced to work due to financial issues, a practice that the international community at a UN co-organised conference in the Argentine capital, Buenos Aires, is trying to eliminate.

Argentina's child labour crisis: 'We all barely survive'

Human Rights

Argentina's indigenous Wichi community fights eviction

Argentina's congress has renewed a law preventing indigenous people from being evicted from land they say belongs to them.

Argentina's indigenous Wichi community fights eviction

Latin America

Argentina arrests former vice president on corruption charges

Argentina's former vice president has been arrested on corruption charges.

Argentina arrests former vice president on corruption charges

Politics

Argentina's Kirchner testifies in 1994 bombing case

Prosecutors investigating former government's alleged role in hiding Iran's role in attack on Jewish centre in Buenos Aires.

Argentina's Kirchner testifies in 1994 bombing case

Latin America

Venezuela's opposition governors refuse to be sworn in

Five new Venezuelan governors from the only states won by the opposition have refused to be sworn in before President Nicolas Maduro's controversial Constitutional Assembly.

Venezuela's opposition governors refuse to be sworn in

US & Canada

Venezuelans defiant in the face of US travel ban

US President Donald Trump's third attempt to ban travel to the US from several countries has been blocked by a federal judge in Hawaii, just hours before the executive order was to go into full effect in a number of countries, including Venezuela.

Venezuelans defiant in the face of US travel ban

Latin America

Venezuela's opposition refuses to accept elections results

Venezuela's opposition leaders are calling for street protests unless there is a full recount.

Venezuela's opposition refuses to accept elections results
Venezuela's rival camps gear up for high-stakes regional vote

Latin America

Venezuelan opposition raises concern of vote rigging

Venezuelans will vote in regional elections on Sunday.

Venezuelan opposition raises concern of vote rigging

World Cup

Argentina risks World Cup disqualification after poor performance

The prospect of a World Cup without the Argentine football star Lionel Messi and his country's national football team could become a reality later as South America’s 2018 qualification battle reaches an end.

Argentina risks World Cup disqualification after poor performance