Teresa Bo

Teresa Bo

Teresa Bo, based in Buenos Aires, covers Latin America, where she has investigated the darker side of Argentinian politics and reported in-depth on the "war on drugs", travelling deep into the jungles of Colombia, Bolivia, and Peru.

She won two major awards in Spain for her coverage of the war in Iraq, including the prestigious Lara Prize for Best Journalist Under 30 years old. A native Argentinean, Teresa holds a bachelor's degree in international politics and a master's degree in international peace and conflict resolution.

Latin America

Venezuelans growing desperate as crisis hits fishing industry

While political crisis continues people face their daily struggles.

Venezuelans growing desperate as crisis hits fishing industry

Venezuela

US sanctions hurting Venezuela's most vulnerable

As the US and its allies slap new sanctions on the country, life for Venezuelans gets worse amid shortage of medicine and food.

US sanctions hurting Venezuela's most vulnerable

Latin America

US sanctions on Venezuela hurt vulnerable ordinary people

In desperate need of treatment, how sanctions are hurting Venezuela's most vulnerable.

US sanctions on Venezuela hurt vulnerable ordinary people

Venezuela

Millions left without electricity in Venezuela

Though power supply is restored in some parts, the blame game between President Maduro and opposition leader Guaido continues.

Millions left without electricity in Venezuela

Health

Venezuela blackout: 'With the electricity out, I can't get my chemo'

Blackout endangers hospital patients already struggling to cope with the economic crisis that's led to food and medicine shortages.

Venezuela blackout: 'With the electricity out, I can't get my chemo'

Latin America

Argentina judge who led Jewish bombing investigation jailed

Former Argentine President Carlos Menem was acquitted in the trial, but victims of the 1994 attack hope the trial will pave the way to a new investigation.

Argentina judge who led Jewish bombing investigation jailed

Latin America

Venezuela's deadly crackdown adding to homicide crisis

Killings by security forces rose by 50 percent last year, which is exacerbating the country's violence epidemic.

Venezuela's deadly crackdown adding to homicide crisis

Latin America

Food, humanitarian aid pawns in Venezuela political standoff

Venezuelans stream across the Colombian border while foreign aid remains stuck in a standoff between President Maduro and the US.

Food, humanitarian aid pawns in Venezuela political standoff

Venezuela

Maduro opponents hold protest, call for new Venezuela elections

The president of Venezuela's National Assembly says he is ready to assume leadership of the country and call for new elections to remove President Nicolas Maduro.

Maduro opponents hold protest, call for new Venezuela elections

Latin America

Argentina polo horse cloning faces controversy

Country known for the sport is questioning the ethics of cloning animals.

Argentina polo horse cloning faces controversy

Latin America

Venezuelan migrants set up a band to cope

Some people who escaped economic crises are resorting to making music to deal with difficulties of being away from home.

Venezuelan migrants set up a band to cope

Latin America

Argentina economic crisis affects book industry

The biggest problem is that people are buying fewer books, which means they are reading less.

Argentina economic crisis affects book industry