Megan Janetsky

Megan Janetsky

Latin America

Pots and pans 'cacerolazo' protests echo across Latin America

Thousands in nearly a dozen countries bang pots and pans in unified protest against governments across the region.

Pots and pans 'cacerolazo' protests echo across Latin America

Latin America

Colombia: Protesters sceptical of Duque's call for dialogue

Many protesters say Duque's call for talks is too little too late as discontent grows with right-wing government.

Colombia: Protesters sceptical of Duque's call for dialogue

Latin America

Fear grips Colombia protesters as anti-gov't rallies turn violent

In Bogota, tear gas was used on peaceful protesters as some groups clashed with security forces.

Fear grips Colombia protesters as anti-gov't rallies turn violent

Latin America

'Referendum on Duque': Thousands march against Colombia president

Indigenous groups, students and labour unions rally against the right-wing government of Ivan Duque.

'Referendum on Duque': Thousands march against Colombia president

Women's Rights

Violence sows fear among women ahead of Colombia local elections

Observers say female candidates systematically threatened with physical, sexual violence to deter them from running.

Violence sows fear among women ahead of Colombia local elections

Humanitarian crises

The walkers: Venezuelans travel hundreds of kilometres by foot

Venezuelan migrants cross Colombia-Venezuela border every day. For many, it's only the beginning of a gruelling journey.

The walkers: Venezuelans travel hundreds of kilometres by foot

FARC

Ex-FARC leaders' return to arms brings back memories of bloodshed

Victims fear Colombia's 'moment of calm' after 2016 peace deal may soon be over.

Ex-FARC leaders' return to arms brings back memories of bloodshed

Latin America

Venezuelans face new barriers, xenophobia across South America

Latin American countries, once relatively open for Venezuelans, introduce new restrictions for migrants and refugees.

Venezuelans face new barriers, xenophobia across South America