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Popularity Down to 5%? So Be It if It Saves Brazil, Says President Michel Temer

During a press conference with US executives in New York, President Michel Temer reiterated ...

The vitoria regia in the Brazilian Amazon

World Decides to Halt All Deforestation by 2030. Brazil Refuses to Join In

More than 30 countries set the first-ever deadline on Tuesday to end deforestation by ...

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With World’s Fourth Prison Population, Brazil Is Denounced by the UN

Overpopulated cells, little access to the Justice system, the indiscriminate use of provisional premises, ...

A prison rebellion in Cascavel, Brazil

After 8 Inmates Are Killed, Some Decapitated, UN Asks for Brazil Reforms

While assessing the recent outbreaks of violence that took place in several prison facilities ...

An old couple

Brazil’s Life Expectancy Improves, But Country Still in 91st Place in the World

In Brazil, life expectancy has grown by 11.24 years from 1980 (62.52 years) to ...

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Syria Shows Brazil Has a Long Way to Go to Become a Political Power

On July 20, 2012, Brazil’s Foreign Minister, Antonio Patriota, announced the withdrawal of all ...