Javiera Gracia

Infrastructure Writer, Chile Bureau in BNamericas  in BNamericas

Javiera Gracia became a member of the BNamericas daily content team on 2017. Previously she was the International Economy reporter for newspaper Estrategia. She covers the Infrastructure and Water&Waste sectors in South America. She has a Journalism degree and a Sociology minor from the Diego Portales University.

2356 articles written by Javiera Gracia:

A year on from deadly floods in Colombia and Peru, how is LatAm addressing climate change?

Thursday, March 29, 2018

Latin America was hit heavily by natural disasters related to climate change during 2017, particularly in March, when a series of floods in Peru left nearly 100 dead and nearly 300,000 homel...

Are Colombia's banks under pressure from the 4G highway program?

Monday, March 5, 2018

The significant financing needs of Colombia's 4G highways program have caused some concern among analysts for the pressure it may put on the country's banks. Colombia's infrastructure a...

Operator Series: Chile's Aguas Andinas invests to fend off outages

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Chilean water utility Aguas Andinas, which supplies the Santiago metropolitan region, had a turbulent start of the year. In late February, unusually strong rains during the Chilean summer caused ...

Operator Series: Chile's EPV looks to leave difficult 2017 behind

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Last year was a rough year for Chilean state-owned port operator Empresa Portuaria de Valparaíso (EPV). In mid-February, a group of workers temporarily downed tools and blocked access&n...

A slow and difficult road to recovery for Colombia's railways

Friday, September 1, 2017

In June 2016, the government of Colombia's Antioquia department established a new public company to lead revitalization efforts for the department's railway network. This ent...