Families are in mourning after dozens were found dead in an abandoned trailer en route to a ‘better future’.
Jeff Abbott is a freelance journalist based in Guatemala. He covers social movements, human rights and politics in Latin America.
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Guatemala has one of the lowest vaccination rates in the Americas, as more than half the population has not had a jab.
Women’s rights advocates and LGBTQ community members say contentious legislation puts them at ‘high risk’.
More people are going hungry as COVID-19 and vicious storms have wreaked havoc across the country.
Indigenous women and supporters welcome court ruling that found ex-paramilitaries guilty of rape, abuse during conflict.
Demonstrators are calling for the president and the attorney general to step down as government corruption increases.
Search for and identification of remains of civil war disappeared provides hope for families, but challenges persist.
Facing hunger and economic crisis at home, migrants say they have little hope – and no choice but to leave for US.
Guatemala’s Congress annulled a contentious budget this week, but protesters are still calling for president to resign.
US Senate committee report alleges DHS personnel rounded up Honduran migrants Guatemala in ‘unauthorised’ operation.