Guatemala's northern Peten region anchors the largest tropical forest north of the Amazon but as more people settle in the area, poaching and other threats to its biodiversity are rising fast.
by Jan Egeland
17 September 2019 GMT+3
Honduras and Nicaragua experienced significant power cuts, while El Salvador and Guatemala experienced partial outages.
11 September 2019 GMT+3
The court allows broad enforcement of a new rule barring nearly all Central Americans from seeking asylum in the US.
8 September 2019 GMT+3
Rights groups condemn move, fearing the 30-day state of siege will lead to more repression and violence in the region.
3 September 2019 GMT+3
In its 12 years of existence, CICIG has brought down high-ranking officials, including a president and vice president.
2 September 2019 GMT+3
Arrest comes on the eve of the UN-backed anti-corruption commission's exit.
1 September 2019 GMT+3
As CICIG's mandate comes to an end this week, here's why the anti-corruption body mattered and what happens next.
30 August 2019 GMT+3
An estimated 45,000 people were disappeared during the 36-year civil war in Guatemala.
19 August 2019 GMT+3
The corruption case has battered outgoing President Jimmy Morales's popularity.
12 August 2019 GMT+3
Trained surgeon and former head of country's prison system campaigned on fighting crime and corruption.
11 August 2019 GMT+3
Sandra Torres, of centrist National Unity of Hope, running up against Alejandro Giammattei, of right-wing Vamos party.
14 December 2019 GMT+3
This Sunday, August 11, Guatemalans go to polls to choose their next president.
30 July 2019 GMT+3
Global Witness finds Guatemala experienced sharpest increase in number of land, environmental defenders murders in 2018.
27 July 2019 GMT+3
Newly signed agreement for those seeking asylum in the US is met with outrage among activists and former officials.
26 July 2019 GMT+3
Guatemala's Constitutional Court has blocked its government from entering into a deal without approval of congress.
25 July 2019 GMT+3
The US flag is seen on houses, clothing across Guatemala's highlands. But the reasons for its display may surprise you.
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