Argentina sees growing organic food farming movement

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Argentina sees growing organic food farming movement” – below is their description. Argentina is one of the top food producers in the world, known for its grains and beef. But a movement is trying to change how the country produces food, and its model seems to be … Read more Argentina sees growing organic food farming movement

Argentina breaches 100,000 COVID deaths amid deepening crisis

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Argentina breaches 100,000 COVID deaths amid deepening crisis” – below is their description. The number of coronavirus deaths in Argentina has surpassed 100,000, making it the fifth Latin American country to exceed that figure. It recorded 614 new deaths in the past 24 hours alone. But COVID-19 … Read more Argentina breaches 100,000 COVID deaths amid deepening crisis

Thousands join rare anti-government protests in Cuba

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Thousands join rare anti-government protests in Cuba” – below is their description. Thousands of anti-government protesters are taking to the streets across Cuba. The demonstrations demanding greater action from the government came as Cuba is experiencing its toughest phase yet of the coronavirus crisis, and the same … Read more Thousands join rare anti-government protests in Cuba

Argentina farmers protest over beef exports limit

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Argentina farmers protest over beef exports limit” – below is their description. Thousands of farmers in Argentina are protesting against limits placed on beef shipments. Farmers say the new policy will cause irreparable damage to their industry. Al Jazeera’s Teresa Bo reports from Buenos Aires, Argentina. – … Read more Argentina farmers protest over beef exports limit

Venezuela: President Maduro to give COVAX ultimatum to ship vaccines

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Venezuela: President Maduro to give COVAX ultimatum to ship vaccines” – below is their description. Venezuela’s President has accused the international COVAX scheme of failing his country. The scheme is designed to help poorer nations obtain vaccines – but Nicolas Maduro says Venezuela has not received doses … Read more Venezuela: President Maduro to give COVAX ultimatum to ship vaccines

Brazil unemployment: Rio police dismantle camp set up by homeless

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Brazil unemployment: Rio police dismantle camp set up by homeless” – below is their description. It is Latin America’s largest economy, but unemployment in Brazil has reached a record level. Since February, nearly 15 million of its 212 million people were looking for work. Many in the … Read more Brazil unemployment: Rio police dismantle camp set up by homeless

Haitian journalist, activist killed in Port-au-Prince shootings

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Haitian journalist, activist killed in Port-au-Prince shootings” – below is their description. A warning – this story contains graphic images, that some viewers may find disturbing. A journalist and activist are among the at least 15 people killed in a spate of shootings in Haiti’s capital. Rights … Read more Haitian journalist, activist killed in Port-au-Prince shootings

Argentina set on becoming a world leader in lithium production

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Argentina set on becoming a world leader in lithium production” – below is their description. Lithium is becoming a hotter commodity as people turn more and more to renewable energy. Argentina, with its large lithium reserves, wants to supply the world. But many worry this will come … Read more Argentina set on becoming a world leader in lithium production

Argentina economy: Weavers struggle to survive

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Argentina economy: Weavers struggle to survive” – below is their description. The coronavirus pandemic has had a strong effect on people who rely on tourism in Argentina. Among them are the Indigenous Coya communities in the province of Jujuy. Al Jazeera’s Teresa Bo met some women to … Read more Argentina economy: Weavers struggle to survive

Protesters in Argentina demand vaccines and jobs

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Protesters in Argentina demand vaccines and jobs” – below is their description. Argentina’s government has extended pandemic restrictions for another two weeks to contain the spread of the virus, now in its third wave. An average of 600 people are dying every day of COVID-19 and there … Read more Protesters in Argentina demand vaccines and jobs

Bolivia hospitals overwhelmed during third COVID wave

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Bolivia hospitals overwhelmed during third COVID wave” – below is their description. Bolivia’s healthcare system has been pushed to the brink as the country battles a third wave of COVID-19 infections. Vaccines have been slow to arrive. And the death toll has exceeded 15,000, as hospitals run … Read more Bolivia hospitals overwhelmed during third COVID wave

Haiti faces COVID surge as cases subside globally

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Haiti faces COVID surge as cases subside globally” – below is their description. For more than a year, as the world battled high volumes of COVID-19 infections and deaths, Haiti reported few COVID cases. Now, as most countries prepare for a post-pandemic world with safer norms, it … Read more Haiti faces COVID surge as cases subside globally

International Nurses Day: Argentine health workers demanding better conditions

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “International Nurses Day: Argentine health workers demanding better conditions” – below is their description. Thousands of health workers took to the streets of Argentina’s capital Buenos Aires to mark International Nurses Day. Nurses and health workers are demanding better wages and recognition for their work, especially in … Read more International Nurses Day: Argentine health workers demanding better conditions

Anti-Bolsonaro protests: Pressure mounts on Brazil’s president

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Anti-Bolsonaro protests: Pressure mounts on Brazil’s president” – below is their description. Much of the anger over the killings is being directed at President Jair Bolsonaro. It is one of several issues where he is under pressure, including his handling of the pandemic and the economic fallout. … Read more Anti-Bolsonaro protests: Pressure mounts on Brazil’s president

‘Carnage’: 25 killed in Rio de Janeiro’s deadliest police raid

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “‘Carnage’: 25 killed in Rio de Janeiro’s deadliest police raid” – below is their description. A large police operation targeting drug traffickers in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro has ended with the deaths of at least 25 people, including one officer. Police say those killed … Read more ‘Carnage’: 25 killed in Rio de Janeiro’s deadliest police raid