#Brazil

  • Article: 10 Books Students Around The World Are Reading
    Education

    10 Books Students Around The World Are Reading

    By Madison Feser|Aug. 9, 2017

    These are ten classic, and required, readings for students from Albania to Vietnam. Read more

  • Article: 13 Pictures From Around the World You May Have Missed This Week
    Citizenship

    13 Pictures From Around the World You May Have Missed This Week

    By Phineas Rueckert  and  Olivia Kestin|Aug. 4, 2017

    Rwandan elections, unrest in Latin America, and speedo-clad Bosnian high-divers. Read more

  • Article: 5 Countries With Highest Numbers of Child Marriage
    Girls & Women

    5 Countries With Highest Numbers of Child Marriage

    By Madison Feser|July 6, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    117 nations still allow child marriage, and the US is one of them. Read more

  • Article: Brazil’s President Charged With Corruption: Why That Matters for Global Citizens
    Citizenship

    Brazil’s President Charged With Corruption: Why That Matters for Global Citizens

    By Phineas Rueckert|June 27, 2017

    The link between corruption and poverty is clear. Read more

  • Article: Brazil’s Rainforests Are Being Decimated — and One Country Wants to Do Something About It
    Environment

    Brazil’s Rainforests Are Being Decimated — and One Country Wants to Do Something About It

    By Phineas Rueckert|June 23, 2017

    After curbing deforestation between 2008 and 2014, Brazil has regressed in the past two years. Read more

  • Article: Burger King Pledges To End Deforestation By 2030 but Scientists Are Skeptical
    Environment

    Burger King Pledges To End Deforestation By 2030 but Scientists Are Skeptical

    June 23, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Restaurant Brands International has been criticized for buying soy and beef from Brazil. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Brazilian Scientist Working to Develop a Zika Vaccine
    PartnerHealth

    Meet the Brazilian Scientist Working to Develop a Zika Vaccine

    June 19, 2017|Johnson & Johnson

    Her team's efforts may one day vanquish the virus. Read more

  • Article: Brazil’s President Is Latest Target in Massive Corruption Scandal
    Citizenship

    Brazil’s President Is Latest Target in Massive Corruption Scandal

    By Joe McCarthy|May 18, 2017

    Temer has denied the claims and is calling for an investigation into the allegations. Read more