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

Argentina pressured to find crew members of missing submarine

Relatives of the missing and members of the Argentinian legislature feel the official explanations are insufficient and want the government to find the San Juan and hopefully, some answers.

Argentina pressured to find crew members of missing submarine

Argentina

Argentina women's football team fighting for equality

While the 2018 World Cup is focusing all of Argentina on Russia, the women's football team struggles for the same level of support domestically, both from fans and the national football association.

Argentina women's football team fighting for equality

World Cup 2018

World Cup: High hopes for Messi

It’s been over 30 years since Argentina won the cup and all supporters have high hopes for the 2018 World Cup performance.

World Cup: High hopes for Messi

Latin America

Argentina abortion: lower house votes for legalisation

Over the last decade Argentina has passed a series of progressive laws like gay marriage but abortion was off the table until now.

Argentina abortion: lower house votes for legalisation

Politics

Argentina's historic vote on legalising abortion

Activists managed to convince legislators that legalising abortion is an urgently needed matter to be addressed.

Argentina's historic vote on legalising abortion

Latin America

Argentina's Congress to vote on legalising abortion

The Catholic Church and Pope Francis, who is Argentinian, have stepped up efforts to influence the historic vote.

Argentina's Congress to vote on legalising abortion

Latin America

Argentinian protesters infuriated at government's IMF appeal

Mauricio Macri's government has taken fire for the high inflation rate and for cutting subsidies for utilities and the government's turn to the IMF has stirred painful memories.

Argentinian protesters infuriated at government's IMF appeal

Abortion

Protests in Argentina calling for decriminalisation of abortion

President Mauricio Macri is opposed to changing the law, but has allowed a debate in government, angering the Catholic Church.

Protests in Argentina calling for decriminalisation of abortion

Latin America

Argentina economy: Workers protest as inflation soars

Teachers staging protests in Buenos Aires say life is becoming unbearable as the value of the peso continues to decline.

Argentina economy: Workers protest as inflation soars

Latin America

Russia World Cup: Anger over Argentina 'flirting manual'

Argentina's Football Association has included a chapter about 'how to stand a chance with a Russian girl' in a manual for journalists travelling to cover the sporting event.

Russia World Cup: Anger over Argentina 'flirting manual'

Latin America

Argentina peso crisis: Move to seek IMF aid criticised

The Argentine peso has fallen to a record low against the US dollar, as the central bank changed its strategy to protect the currency.

Argentina peso crisis: Move to seek IMF aid criticised

Latin America

Argentina seeks IMF loan to help 'avoid crisis' as peso slides

Argentina has asked the International Monetary Fund for financing to help stem a five-month-rout in the peso that is sparking a surge in interest rates and threatening to derail the country's economic recovery.

Argentina seeks IMF loan to help 'avoid crisis' as peso slides