Teresa Welsh is a Senior Reporter at Devex. She has reported from more than 10 countries and is currently based in Washington, D.C. Her coverage focuses on Latin America; U.S. foreign assistance policy; fragile states; food systems and nutrition; and refugees and migration. Prior to joining Devex, Teresa worked at McClatchy's Washington Bureau and covered foreign affairs for U.S. News and World Report. She was a reporter in Colombia, where she previously lived teaching English. Teresa earned bachelor of arts degrees in journalism and Latin American studies from the University of Wisconsin.
There's no quick fix for migration flows, U.S. Special Envoy for the Northern Triangle Ricardo Zuñiga and Peter Natiello, USAID deputy assistant administrator for the Bureau for Latin America and the Caribbean, tell Congress.
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