Bettina Amaya Rossi spent a week looking at how Germany deals with its past. She knows a lot about the dark side of history, and has been working on processing that history in her native Guatemala.
At DW Akademie's invitation, prominent Latin American members of the media, politics, civil society and academic community gathered in Bogotá to discuss the challenges and chances facing the continent's media.
Dealing with the past and the role of the media - themes that sparked lively debate in Medellín, Colombia. DW Akademie Director Christian Gramsch took part in the discussion.
The digital magazine Plaza Pública uncovers corruption and reports on historical crimes in Guatemala. It has become a byword for innovation. Editor in Chief Alejandra Gutiérrez recently spoke at the republica conference.
Head, Latin America