International Health Journalism: Latin American resources

These resources can enable journalists to find information. To contribute additional sources or suggest a relevant health topic, send a few lines of explanation and the URL to Although these sources are in English, please let us know of good sources in other languages.

AMRO: Regional Office for the Americas (WHO)
AMRO provides health indicators and population information for all countries covered by this part of the World Health Organization.

Maps, Interactive Atlases, and Reports (from PAHO) 
These resources provide visual and interactive data on human health and the environment in Latin America.

Migration Report: Migration Policy Institute
This report from the Migration Policy Institute explores demographics, epidemiology, and worker migration in El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, and the United States.

Pan American Health Organization
PAHO provides technical cooperation and mobilizes partnerships to improve health and quality of life in the countries of the Americas.