Latin America Reports: The Podcast

Latin America Reports: The Podcast

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Latin America Reports: The Podcast is an inside look into the process our journalists go through to report on the top stories in the region


Meet the teenage indigenous activist fighting climate change
Jan 24 • 10 min
Helena Gualinga is a 17-year-old climate activist from the Sarayaku indigenous community, located deep in the Ecuadorian Amazon. Having spent two years of her infancy living in the indigenous community, Helena’s activism started at a very young age.…
Audio Article: Uber’s departure from Colombia sparks debate over app regulation
Jan 21 • 4 min
This is an audio article of “Uber’s departure from Colombia sparks debate over app regulation.” The original article can be found on the home page of Latin America Reports. This article was produced by Sophie Foggin, and the voice-over by Sam Brake Guia.
Special: Protests in Colombia
Nov 27, 2019 • 18 min
In this special episode, we speak to the Latin America Reports team, who reported on Colombia’s national strike in Medellín, as well as political analyst Sergio Guzmán, who took part in the march in Bogotá. Guzmán tells us what is different about these…
Illegally trafficking night monkeys in the Amazon
Nov 19, 2019 • 13 min
In this episode, we speak to journalist Sophie Foggin about the complexities of the illegal trade of night monkeys in the Amazon. She tells us about environmental activist Angela Maldonado, who has spent two decades protecting the monkeys but now has to…
Social unrest in Latin America
Oct 30, 2019 • 12 min
In this episode, we speak to journalist Frances Jenner, who has been researching the protests in Bolivia, Chile and Ecuador. She tells us who she’s been speaking to, the context behind the protests, and gives an update on the current situation. Visit our…