Latin America

Powered by Clarivate Analytics, a new ranking of Ibero-American journals highlights emerging research

Realizing a collaboration begun with Clarivate Analytics in 2017, the organization Red Iberoamericana de Innovación y Conocimiento Científico (REDIB) has launched its Ibero-American Journal Rankings. Based on Clarivate data, the listings feature regional journals published in Spanish, Portuguese, and other languages relevant to specific academic communities in the Ibero-American region. Incorporating a novel methodology that […]

Latin America scrambles to contain Zika virus

From relative obscurity, the Zika virus burst into global consciousness in early 2016 as the arbovirus spread rapidly across the Latin American region and threatens to hit the United States. In its wake, the Zika virus is leaving countries scrambling to stop it before more people become infected, with particular focus on pregnant women. Although […]