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What would locals like others know about Brazil? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion

Headlines
Defeated president contests Brazil election
Lula looks to restore Brazil’s tarnished global stature
Deforestation in Brazil is out of control. Bolsonaro is asking for billions to stop it.
Leonardo DiCaprio Accused Of Bankrolling Amazon Rainforest Fires By Brazil President
The Cinta Larga and the curse of the diamonds
Conheça a Yandê, a primeira rádio indígena online do Brasil (Meet Yandê, the first online Indigenous radio in Brazil)
How Google Earth Is Preserving Indigenous Culture
Brazil’s most visited protected area

News
riotimesonline.com
folha.uol.com.br
estadao.com.br

Spotlight on Semeia
semeia.org.br
Publications
Facebook
Youtube
@iSemeia

Twitter
@obsclima
@rsallesmma
@RioOnWatch
@CatComm
@greencities
@TheRioTimes
@rodrigocalima
@UNESCOBrasil
@VisitBrasil
@agenciapublica
@dlerda
@museudoamanha
@amazonia_real
@mturismo
@EmbaixadaEUA

Youtube
Ministerio Turismo

Elsewhere on the Web
oeco.org.brFacebook
amazoniareal.com.br@elaizefarias@amazonia_real
Brazzil

Recommended Listening
Dam disaster – Mining dam collapse at Benito Rodrigues: Brazil’s slow motion environmental catastrophe

Brazil – This week the 2014 World Cup kicks off in Brazil. Rear Vision looks at the largest economy in Latin America and its attempt to deal with poverty and income disparity.

Government
Brazil, Ministry of Environment
semas.pe.gov.br/web/semas

Food
Favela Organica
Blog written by Regina Tchelly, a Brazilian woman who decided to start a cooking center in her favela
Facebook

Natal
Wikipedia

Features
An evaluation of ecolodges in the Brazilian amazon – Luciana Coelho Marques

Nature
MMA – Ministerio do Meio Ambiente
Revista ECO21
Instituto Socioambiental
IBGE – Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística
Ambiente Brasil

Pernambuco
Wikipedia

This thread
https://twitter.com/davidluhnow/status/1175059871324147714
https://twitter.com/davidluhnow/status/1175060824135798785

National Museum Fire
https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2018/09/brazil-rio-de-janeiro-museum-fire/569299/
https://riotimesonline.com/brazil-news/rio-politics/national-museum-staff-saves-irreplaceable-pieces-during-fire/
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/sep/03/brazils-national-museum-blaze-blamed-on-austerity-cuts-amid-olympics-spending
https://www.dw.com/en/fire-risks-were-known-says-brazil-national-museum-employee/a-45337811

Flickr
Brazil Adventure International
Projeto Tamar
Florianópolis

Whales
baleiajubarte.org.br

Bingo
Amazon – Brazil – BRIC – Samba

Wikipedia
Brazil
Kaká
Brazilian real
Chico Mendes
Paulo Freire
President of Brazil
Michel Temer
Botequim

Cities


Planeta.com

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