Gabriel Elizondo

Gabriel Elizondo

"Gabriel Elizondo, based in Sao Paulo, has over 16 years of journalism experience, starting his career as a newspaper journalist before migrating to television and the web.

He has produced several long-form documentaries from Latin America for Al Jazeera and has reported from virtually every corner of Brazil, with a specialty in Amazon rain forest and human rights issues. He reports for television and the web. He holds a bachelor's degree in international security and conflict resolution, and a master's degree in global finance and trade."

Latin America

Venezuela: 65 countries support Guaido, while UN backs Maduro

Both sides are committed to entrenching themselves with countries that support them, rather than talks with the other side.

Venezuela: 65 countries support Guaido, while UN backs Maduro

US & Canada

US federal workers fear government reopening is temporary

After President Trump announced the US government would reopen for three weeks, there was no one celebrating.

US federal workers fear government reopening is temporary

US & Canada

US federal workers set to miss second paycheque

US government workers in the US are losing out as the shutdown grinds on, unable to pay their bills.

US federal workers set to miss second paycheque

US & Canada

Oscar nominations: Netflix nabs nomination for 'Roma'

And the race is on, find out who's in the running for this year's Academy Awards.

Oscar nominations:  Netflix nabs nomination for 'Roma'

United States

US government shutdown: From lawyer to bus driver

With no end in sight to the government shutdown, many out-of-work federal employees have been forced to find new jobs.

US government shutdown: From lawyer to bus driver

US & Canada

US government shutdown: Ripple effect on businesses

Government workers have less money to spend, and businesses are feeling the pinch.

US government shutdown: Ripple effect on businesses

US & Canada

El Chapo trial: Jury takes note of drug lord's sensational deeds

Corruption and even murder, we are halfway through the closely watched trial of the world's biggest drug traffickers.

El Chapo trial: Jury takes note of drug lord's sensational deeds

US & Canada

Famed Dutch artist Escher's exhibit launches in US

One of his largest collections of art with a unique brush of science goes on display in New York.

Famed Dutch artist Escher's exhibit launches in US

US & Canada

New York dedicates New Year's Eve ball drop to press freedom

Thousands braved rain and cold to pack Times Square for a string of star performances and traditional crystal ball drop.

New York dedicates New Year's Eve ball drop to press freedom

US & Canada

Left in the cold: Migrants forced to stay in car park

Immigration and Customs Enforcement released migrants from detention facilities, dropped them in downtown El Paso.

Left in the cold: Migrants forced to stay in car park

United States

US stocks slump continues before Christmas break

President Trump's criticism of Federal Reserve and government shutdown sent stocks taking record losses.

US stocks slump continues before Christmas break

US & Canada

NYPD drops charges against mother after outrage over arrest video

The video showed a 23-year-old mother from Brooklyn being arrested while clinging to her baby.

NYPD drops charges against mother after outrage over arrest video