Posts Tagged 'Dilma Rousseff'

Controversy behind Brazil’s 2014 World Cup

Only three years away from the official start of 2014 World Cup but Brazil still has a lot to do in order to make the country ready to host one of the most important sports events in the world.

Signing away the Amazon

In a desperate attempt to preserve a vast area of the Amazon and defend the lives of thousands of people, the world is mobilised against the Belo Monte project.

In focus: Women in Brazilian Politics

The candidacy of two women for President of the Republic, a powerful position which to this day has been an exclusively masculine domain, marks an important milestone in Brazil’s history as this seminar and film screening examines.