After 20 years of negotiation, the EU and the Mercosur bloc have reached the terms for a trade agreement. But this sounds like a bad deal for the climate.
Brazilian composer Antônio Carlos Jobim famously said that Brazil is not for beginners. And that was decades before a figure like Bolsonaro became the president of the country with the highest biodiversity in the world. So to help you understand the importance of Brazil’s natural world and the risks it faces, we’ve compiled these four multimedia stories.
Brazil’s news landscape isn’t easy to crack — especially when it comes to socio-environmental news. Because some of the largest news vehicles are locked behind paywalls and the majority of the content is only available in Portuguese, finding reliable information about Brazil can be complicated.
To help you find reliable sources to navigate the Brazilian news maze, we profile five journalists that are closely following the new government’s every move.