Environment

    Cow on grass land. Author: Alex Andrews

    Brazil Keeps Fining Pedro Cordeiro, a Crook and Land-grabber. But Does He Even Exist?

    In April 2017, Brazilian environmental agents fined Pedro Cordeiro US$ 9.2 million for converting ...

    Solar panels being installed

    Petrobras Grip on Energy and National Indolence Prevent a Brazilian Solar Industry

    Vested interests, protectionism and a lack of entrepreneurism have stifled the development of a ...

    Xingu river, in the Brazilian Amazon - Photo: Paulino Menezes

    Brazil Wishes to Double Number of Foreign Tourists It Gets. But This Will Be a Tough Sell

    Brazil, South America’s largest nation, has many natural and cultural treasures that are popular ...