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

Bitter divides in Bolivia over president's re-election

Protesters alleging electoral fraud call on President Evo Morales to resign amid violent clashes between the two camps.

Bitter divides in Bolivia over president's re-election

Latin America

Argentine voters to head to polls amid debt crisis fears

Argentina's recurring economic crises have long affected businesses - now they could impact the country's election.

Argentine voters to head to polls amid debt crisis fears

Latin America

Alberto Fernandez expected to dethrone Argentina President Macri

Argentina's presidential election on Sunday is expected to swing power back to the Peronist opposition following four years of business-friendly reformer Mauricio Macri.

Alberto Fernandez expected to dethrone Argentina President Macri

Latin America

Argentina elections: Farmers anxious about economy

With presidential elections just days away farmers are worried about changes a potential new government could bring.

Argentina elections: Farmers anxious about economy

Latin America

UN calls for independent inquiry into Chile protester deaths

Chile's president orders another overnight curfew as violent protests show no sign of let up.

UN calls for independent inquiry into Chile protester deaths

Latin America

Argentina’s Macri rallies 'angry’ voters

Argentina's President Mauricio Macri has appealed to voters for their backing in the upcoming general election during a mass rally in Buenos Aires.

Argentina’s Macri rallies 'angry’ voters

Latin America

Argentineans mark day of loyalty to former leader Juan Peron

This year's celebrations had a special meaning: The Peronist party is making a strong bid to return to power, led by Alberto Fernandez and former President Cristina Kirchner.

Argentineans mark day of loyalty to former leader Juan Peron

Latin America

Argentina economy in focus in Macri re-election bid

President Mauricio Macri is pledging to increase salaries and focus on economic growth as he begins a final bid for re-election.

Argentina economy in focus in Macri re-election bid

Latin America

Argentina oil: Exploring fracking in Vaca Muerta

As its economy dips, Argentina's Patagonia is ripe for exploitation. But there are concerns profits could go to waste.

Argentina oil: Exploring fracking in Vaca Muerta

Latin America

Argentina economy looking to US dollar during crisis

Argentina is waiting for the International Monetary Fund's decision on a loan to boost its economy.

Argentina economy looking to US dollar during crisis

Environment

Brazil NGOs must search for alternative funds to save the Amazon

Bolsonaro's policies, deforestation prompt Germany, Norway to halt Amazon Fund support, leaving some NGOs scrambling.

Brazil NGOs must search for alternative funds to save the Amazon

Latin America

Germany, Norway halt aid funding over Brazil's Amazon policies

At least two European countries freeze donations to Amazon Fund over record fires under Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro's administration.

Germany, Norway halt aid funding over Brazil's Amazon policies