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By Jay Forte, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - During a visit to Brazil this week, Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize in 2014 for her fight to defend girls' education, celebrated her 21st birthday...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The federal government of Brazil announced yesterday (Thursday, May 31st) cuts of R$1.2 billion in social programs, infrastructure, incentives for exporters and maintenance of federal highways to cover the...
By Ciara Long, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Teenagers aged between 12 and 17 from underprivileged areas of Rio de Janeiro have the opportunity to take free courses, in an initiative aimed at helping them gain a competitive...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – As Brazil’s President Michel Temer reaches the six-month mark as head of South America’s largest country, over the weekend, the Temer administration released a video account of the president’s accomplishments...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Facing one of the worst economic crises in its history, the Rio de Janeiro state government announced Thursday a series of decrees to curb expenditure. Among the actions is...
By Lisa Flueckiger, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A day after Olympic Day, the celebrations of sport continue as a new beach rugby field has been inaugurated at Rio's world famous Copacabana beach on June 24th. The...
By Lisa Molinari and Melissa Rossi, Contributing Reporters RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – While global attention convenes on the Rio+20 UN Conference, the Government of the State of Rio de Janeiro has organized a calendar of activities related to sustainable...
Editorial RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The last week has been the coolest and rainiest I can remember since... last winter (in Rio's southern hemisphere). During the long sunny hot summers here, it is easy to forget that something...
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