Chile's drought has been compounded by the continuous spread of the novel coronavirus.
3 June 2020 GMT+3
Haitians in Chile often live in dire conditions and many are afraid to seek help for fear of being deported.
13 May 2020 GMT+3
Santiago's total quarantine comes amid a resurgence in cases in the wealthier eastern areas of the city.
As number of victims mounts in Brazil and Chile, governments are under fire for failing to mount adequate response to crisis.
3 June 2020 GMT+3
Sanitation work is unhygienic and smelly, but now it is much more dangerous.
Researchers in Chile develop kit to check asymptomatic coronavirus patients by testing to see if they have lost sense of smell.
27 April 2020 GMT+3
The lockdown comes amid fears over the spread of the coronavirus in Latin America's unruly prisons.
Cases of discrimination against medical personnel, even physical attacks, are on the rise.
The IMF predicts the region will suffer its worst recession in half a century.
For centuries, copper has been used to repel certain bacteria and viruses, and a Chilean company is now using the metal to address a mask shortage.
14 April 2020 GMT+3
From banging pots to virtual art, activists are organising at home and online to continue protests over inequality.
As COVID-19 sweeps across the economically struggling region, many Catholics turn to church for support.
COVID-19 pandemic has hit Latin America at one of the worst possible times, when the region is facing slow economic growth and, in some countries, a recession.
8 April 2020 GMT+3
Chile's president said the 'emergency measures' would benefit 2.6 million informal workers.
Creativity in captivity - people in Chile are socialising and keeping in shape under lockdown in different ways.
5 April 2020 GMT+3
Sebastian Pinera sparks outcry after posing for picture at ground zero of Chile's protest movement amid COVID-19 quarantine.
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