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.

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

Latin America

G20 summit: Protests mark Argentina gathering

Protests around Bueno Aires is reminder of how difficult it would be to resolving differences among world leaders.

G20 summit: Protests mark Argentina gathering

Latin America

Argentina's Senate discusses austerity budget for 2019

Despite protests against austerity measures, the budget is likely to be approved.

Argentina's Senate discusses austerity budget for 2019

Latin America

Argentina's beef industry defies economic downturn

Besides beef, Argentina is trying to export more grain, shoes, and lemon.

Argentina's beef industry defies economic downturn

Latin America

Many uneasy about economy as Brazil elects Bolsonaro

Analysts say it won’t be easy for Jair Bolsonaro to put into practice many of his campaign promises.

Many uneasy about economy as Brazil elects Bolsonaro

Latin America

Brazil election officials battle fake news on social media

Last week, Facebook was made to remove dozens of links to false stories targeting Fernando Haddad.

Brazil election officials battle fake news on social media

Latin America

Brazil election: Last-ditch bid to woo undecided before vote

Brazilians will vote Sunday in a presidential election seen as the most polarizing in the history of Brazilian democracy.

Brazil election: Last-ditch bid to woo undecided before vote

Latin America

IMF gives Argentina $57bn emergency loan

The loan comes with stringent conditions, including a commitment to a zero deficit for 2019.

IMF gives Argentina $57bn emergency loan

Latin America

Argentina’s largest labour union calls for nationwide strike

Government’s austerity measures under fire, but President Macri says they are needed to secure more funding from IMF.

Argentina’s largest labour union calls for nationwide strike