#Brazil

  • Article: 18 Photos of Protest and Pollution from Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    18 Photos of Protest and Pollution from Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sushmita Roy|May 17, 2019

    These photos show the commitment of activists all around the world. Read more

  • Article: These Trans Women Are Helping Rescue Trafficking Survivors in Brazil
    Girls & Women

    These Trans Women Are Helping Rescue Trafficking Survivors in Brazil

    May 15, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Trans women have become the key to building victims' trust and confidence up enough to escape. Read more

  • Article: Hasan Minhaj Breaks Down Deforestation in the Amazon — and Offers a Way to Help
    Environment

    Hasan Minhaj Breaks Down Deforestation in the Amazon — and Offers a Way to Help

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 13, 2019

    “The Amazon has never been more vulnerable.” Read more

  • Article: 4 Women Are Killed Every Day in Brazil as Femicide Persists
    Girls & Women

    4 Women Are Killed Every Day in Brazil as Femicide Persists

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sophie Maes|Feb. 5, 2019

    Women living in poverty or belonging to marginalized groups are at highest risk of violence. Read more

  • Article: 5 Countries Hold 70% of the World’s Remaining Wilderness
    Environment

    5 Countries Hold 70% of the World’s Remaining Wilderness

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 1, 2018

    “Wild places are facing the same extinction crisis as species.” Read more

  • Article: How Vita Coco Is Helping to Offset the Carbon Footprint of the Global Citizen Festival
    PartnerEnvironment

    How Vita Coco Is Helping to Offset the Carbon Footprint of the Global Citizen Festival

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 30, 2018|Vita Coco

    Vita Coco supports initiatives that will help offset emissions and energy usage from our festival. Read more

  • Article: What Brazil's New President Means for Poverty, Inequality, and More
    Citizenship

    What Brazil's New President Means for Poverty, Inequality, and More

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 29, 2018

    “This is a complete earthquake in Brazilian political history.” Read more