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.

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

Latin America

Amazon fires: Burning continues despite ban

Amazon continues to burn despite Bolsonaro issuing 60-day ban on fires in the region.

Amazon fires: Burning continues despite ban

Latin America

How will Brazil's Amazon fires drive climate change?

There were about 80,000 fires this year, more than an 80 percent increase compared with the same period last year.

How will Brazil's Amazon fires drive climate change?

Latin America

Brazil tops list of countries with highest deforestation rate

Record fires devastating Amazon forests come under President Jair Bolsonaro's administration.

Brazil tops list of countries with highest deforestation rate

Latin America

How Venezuela's oil output plummeted

In the last year, output has fallen faster than Iraq's after the US's 2003 invasion.

How Venezuela's oil output plummeted

Latin America

Venezuela's oil-rich city a symbol of country's economic collapse

Maracaibo, which was once the capital of Venezuela's oil industry, is facing a severe lack of services and needs.

Venezuela's oil-rich city a symbol of country's economic collapse

Latin America

Venezuela's teen pregnancy crisis takes a toll

Already facing a severe economic crisis, Venezuela is struggling to deal with higher than global average teen pregnancy rates.

Venezuela's teen pregnancy crisis takes a toll

Latin America

Venezuela crisis: Taos island residents struggle to survive

The Venezuelan government sells boxes of subsidised food but they are not arriving fast enough.

Venezuela crisis: Taos island residents struggle to survive

Latin America

Juan Guaido supports US sanctions against Venezuela government

'The problems we face today are not the sanctions, it's the dictatorship,' opposition leader Guaido says in an interview.

Juan Guaido supports US sanctions against Venezuela government

Venezuela

US sanctions on Venezuela likely to add to people's woes

Analysts say crippling sanctions will only make people poorer and more dependent on the Venezuelan government.

US sanctions on Venezuela likely to add to people's woes

Latin America

Argentine judge suspends delivery apps, protect workers' rights

Delivery apps have generated much-needed jobs in Argentina that are currently going through an economic crisis.

Argentine judge suspends delivery apps, protect workers' rights