Three case studies analyze very different efforts to combat corruption. Their lessons are key for progress today.
COVID-19 and economic crisis haven’t stopped a dubious push for impeachment.
In Chile, Peru and elsewhere, governments are loosening regulations on pension withdrawals. What are the risks?
Less red tape and more public-private cooperation would help Peru beat back the virus.
Enjoying popular support, Peru’s president is flirting with progressive politics.
Advocates on the ground say the pandemic is leaving migrants vulnerable not just to infection, but to xenophobia and hunger too.
Even before the coronavirus, Peru and other countries were seeing greater xenophobia — with an uncertain impact on politics.
MEDELLÍN— For much of the 20th century, the Medellín River was an open sewer, collecting the untreated human and industrial waste of the Aburrá Valley. Stretching through the valley’s center, Medellín — a fast-growing city with a reputation for entrepreneurship— turned its collective back and closed its collective nose. Warehouses and rail tracks buffered the city from the rank … Read more Inside the dramatic turnaround that made Colombia’s second city a model for water management.
Vizcarra’s move reflects his political savvy, but carries risk.
En este reporte especial, AQ examina como fiscales fuera del foco de los medios nacionales batallan con amenazas, sabotage – y a menudo, fracaso.
Al investigar tres expresidentes, este fiscal está siendo renombrado en Perú.
In this special report, AQ looks at how lawmen outside the national media spotlight struggle with threats, sabotage – and, often, failure.
This article is adapted from AQ’s latest issue on Latin America’s anti-corruption movement. It is hard to overstate the importance of international collaboration for investigating corruption in Latin America. Simply put, operations like Brazil’s Lava Jato would probably not have existed without the information and technical assistance provided by the U.S. or Switzerland—in particular, the sharing … Read more The Next Frontier in Latin America’s Anti-Corruption Drive
By investigating three former presidents, this public prosecutor has made a name for himself in Peru.
Peru’s president has scored a victory, but his quest to clean up politics is far from over.