Amnesty International reports on the importance of prosecution of officials charged with extra-judicial killings, to bring an end to impunity in Guatemala.
Weak, regressive tax regimes lead to poverty and government underfunding fails to redress the balance. Christian Aid reports.
As Guatemala fails to control the violence within it's borders Edward Fischer discusses the structure of the modern Narco-State.
Peasants are suffering the effects of a land grab, stimulated by governments, anxious about their food security, and by multinationals, keen to cash in on agrofuels (In English and French).
As drug related violence increases in Mexico, Guatemalan authorities try to curb the problems spilling over into the state.