Rio's samba school Unidos da Tijuca - Tomaz Silva/ABr

    Rio’s Carnaval Celebrates Life and Blasts New President

    Rio de Janeiro’s world-famous Carnaval celebrations officially began on Friday in the first festival ...

    An Amazon community - Photo by Bruna Arcangelo Toledo

    Amazon Forest’s Keepers Under Pressure of Ranchers Fear for Their Future

    In western Brazil’s Amazon, the people tasked with looking after the world’s greatest rainforest ...

    Lack of sanitation in Brazil's favelas is common -

    Basic Sanitation Might Be Coming Soon to a Big Favela in Rio

    Brazilian authorities have taken the first step towards providing basic sanitation to more than ...

    The Rush to Save a Brazilian Town Dying of Thirst

    The shrunken carcasses of cows lie in scorched fields outside the city of Campina ...