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Sonja Peteranderl


last contributed to D+C/E+Z in winter 2018/2019 as a freelance journalist from Latin America.

All articles of Sonja Peteranderl

Disease prevention

Sugar crisis in Mexico

In Mexico, a consumer protection organisation campaigns against the food lobby and fights for sensible health policies


Mexico’s sugar war

Soft-drink manufacturers fight policies that serve to curb excessive sugar consumption

Peace process

Hopes and fears

Colombia is struggling to reach new compromise after peace agreement with FARC was rejected in referendum


Gangs as political excuse

State failure and violence in Central America

Organised crime

“A deal with death”

How illegal drug trafficking destroys my home town Ciudad Juárez

Digital activism

Live from the favela

Internet opens windows on life in Brazilian favelas

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