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'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

Latin America

Indigenous communities crippled in Argentina amid economic crisis

The crises is affecting the poor in every possible way, and while the government tries to contain the impact, for some it is already too late.

Indigenous communities crippled in Argentina amid economic crisis

Latin America

Argentina crisis: Government plans to cut ministries

Tough times, tough measures - why hundreds are protesting against some of Argentina's economic decisions

Argentina crisis: Government plans to cut ministries

Latin America

Argentina economic crisis is about more than inflation

Residents say more needs to be done to boost production, generate jobs as crisis worsens despite $50b IMF loan.

Argentina economic crisis is about more than inflation

Latin America

Brazil plans to relocate Venezuelan migrants after attacks

Attacks on Venezuelans in poor border state forces government to try to move migrants to other areas.

Brazil plans to relocate Venezuelan migrants after attacks

Latin America

Venezuelan migrants targeted in Brazil

Brazilians have attacked camps for immigrants escaping the economic crisis in Venezuela.

Venezuelan migrants targeted in Brazil