Tag: human rights

    Brazilian Indians - Marcello Casal Jr/ABr

    Brazilian Indians on an European Tour to Denounce Human Rights Abuses

    A group of Indigenous leaders from Brazil began, this Monday, a three-week tour of ...

    Paulo Vannuchi

    Lula’s Administration Bends to Pressure and Makes Changes in Human Rights Plan

    Brazilian minister Paulo Vannuchi, the head of the Human Rights Secretariat, has confirmed that ...

    Rogério Sottili

    Lula’s Human Rights Program as Explained by One of Its Architects

    Brazil’s National Program for Human Rights (PNDH-3) announced last week has suffered a barrage ...

    Prison

    Killing and Torture by Police Still Widespread in Brazil

    In its latest periodic review of Brazil, international organization Human Rights Watch, whose mission ...

    Prison

    UN Gives Brazil High Marks for Poverty Fight But a D for Justice

    The top UN human rights official, during a three-day visit to Brazil that ended ...

    Brazil Agrees Impunity Will Not End Without Three-Branches Joint Effort

    Human rights organizations released this Thursday, February 9, one of the most complete report ...

    Brazil Trying to Deal with Killing Sugar Cane Fields and Forced Sex

    Brazil presents a "sad picture" of fundamental rights abuses. This is the view transmitted ...

    Death Squads and Impunity Still Common in Brazil

    Brazil is a constitutional federal republic composed of 26 states and the Federal District. ...

    Brazil Discredits US Report on Human Rights Abuse

    Brazil’s special secretary of Human Rights, Minister Nilmário Miranda, affirmed yesterday that the Brazilian ...