All posts by Center for Investigative Journalism
Will LUMA Keep Its Prize?
The company that will run the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority’s network lobbied in Washington and landed a contract with minimum requirements for the reliability of the electricity system.
- Posted October 28, 2020
Geologists in Puerto Rico have been unlicensed during seismic emergency period due to government inefficiency
Their advice has been needed several times since the beginning of 2020
- Posted October 14, 2020
COVID-19: The Excess of Hundreds of Deaths in Puerto Rico Has Not Been Investigated by the Government
Atypical death trends during the pandemic have gone unnoticed, but expert analysis begins to identify the keys as to why they occurred and what lessons they hold for the immediate future.
- Posted September 29, 2020
Puerto Rico residents say they answered the 2020 census. The government keeps asking again.
Community organizers raise concerns over whether the government is properly tracking responses
- Posted September 21, 2020
The Use of only 2% of CDBG-DR Available Funds Shows Puerto Rico Government’s Slow Spending
Approved to use only 16%, or $3.2 billion, of Hurricane Maria recovery program aid
- Posted September 17, 2020
The Reasons for the Limited Number of Molecular Tests in Puerto Rico
As countries compete for supplies
- Posted August 25, 2020
Housing Options Don’t Get Off the Ground After Hurricane María, Earthquakes
By Jeniffer Wiscovitch, Center for Investigative Journalism
- Posted August 20, 2020
Most Bridges Affected by Hurricane María Were Already in Critical Condition Due to Lack of Maintenance
At least 63% of the bridges that collapsed or were damaged by Hurricane María were already in a critical state of erosion prior to the storm due to lack of maintenance, putting people who cross them at...
- Posted August 18, 2020
Caribbean Public Education Systems Adrift Due to the Coronavirus
Compromised infrastructure and the digital gap hinder the continuity of education in at least four Caribbean countries.
- Posted August 18, 2020
Rapid tests and false negatives: Puerto Rico and Peru’s strategies to defeat COVID-19
Against the recommendations of the World Health Organization (WHO) and health experts, the governments of Puerto Rico and Peru used rapid tests as a strategy to detect COVID-19 cases. Public health specialists and false-negative results reported in...
- Posted August 13, 2020