Chris Arsenault

Chris Arsenault

Chris Arsenault is a senior online producer with Al Jazeera English specialising in Latin America, natural resources and environmental conflict. He ha... s held the Wolfson Press Fellowship at Cambridge University, The Phil Lind Fellowship at the University of British Columbia and has reported from: Venezuela, Mexico, Israel, Palestine, Argentina, Jordan, the US, Guatemala, Canada and Brazil. Follow @AJEChris //


The iconic leader known as El Jefe outlasted 10 US presidents and, for better or worse, transformed Cuba.

26 Nov 2016

Rainfall has dropped by 30 percent since 1998 in the West African country, leaving nearly 2 million in need of food aid.

27 Apr 2015

European taxpayer funds save Canadian Congo plantation paying workers $1 a day, as backers say the move creates jobs.

14 Nov 2014

An estimated 1.3 billion tonnes of food is lost or wasted annually as 800 million people go hungry.

31 Oct 2014

Sunday’s runoff presidential vote could spark a return to outright conflict that has claimed 215,000 lives.

13 Jun 2014

‘Colombia: The only danger is wanting to stay,’ tourism promoters say, challenging stereotypes of drugs and violence.

7 Jun 2014

Landmines continue to blight rural areas in Colombia following years of conflict, but calm is returning to some regions.

2 Jun 2014