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Brazil could face attack like U.S. Capitol assault, top election official says

Reuters 18 May 2022
BRASILIA, May 17 (Reuters) - Brazil's elections chief on Tuesday warned that the South American country could face a similar assault as the 2021 U.S ... Fachin said Brazil had avoided conflicts over election results due to the country's electronic voting system.
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Rising authoritarianism and worsening climate change share a fossil-fueled secret

The Real News Network 17 May 2022
In “Global Burning,” I explore how three leaders of traditionally democratic countries—Jair Bolsonaro of Brazil, Scott Morrison of Australia and Donald Trump in the US—came to power on anti-environment and nationalist platforms appealing to an extreme-right populist base and extractive corporations that are driving climate change.
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BRICS Countries to Expand Cooperation on Climate Change - Russian Environment Ministry

Urdu Point 17 May 2022
... and Environment said on Tuesday ... Delegations from five partner countries - Brazil, China, India, Russia and South Africa - met virtually under the chairmanship of Chinese Minister of Ecology and Environment Huang Runqiu to deliberate on the measures to mitigate climate change.
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Ukraine war: Global fertilizer crunch pressures Brazil’s Amazon

Al Jazeera 16 May 2022
Brazil Potash denies the accusations ... The president has not publicly commented on fears potassium mining could harm the environment or infringe on Indigenous rights, but he has argued that without potassium mined from the Autazes region, Brazil would suffer food insecurity.
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How the new Latin America left is seeking a greener future

Mining Dot Com 16 May 2022
The wild card? Brazil’s Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva ... Companies will have to adapt to new “borders” put in place to limit emissions and pollution, Boric’s environment minister told Reuters on Friday ... In Brazil, the region’s largest economy, Lula often ...
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Climate actions in developing countries contingent on delivery of finance, tech transfer, says Union Minister

Financial Express 14 May 2022
The BRICS high-level meeting was chaired by China’s Minister of Ecology and Environment Huang Runqiu, and attended by environment ministers of BRICS nations, including Brazil, Russia, India and South Africa ... The countries also agreed to carry out policy exchanges and cooperation in areas of environment and climate change.
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India Is Leading The World By Example In Climate Action: Environment Minister At Brics Meeting 2022 | Mint

Live Mint 14 May 2022
Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Bhupender Yadav, on Friday attended the BRICS high level meeting on Climate Change ... Mr. Huang Runqiu, Minister of Ecology and Environment of the People’s Republic of China and was attended by Environment Ministers of BRICS nations including Brazil, Russia, India and South Africa ... 4 points ... .
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Brumadinho won’t break Vale, but the piper still hasn’t been fully paid 

Mining Dot Com 13 May 2022
25, 2019 collapse of the Fundao dam at its Córrego do Feijão iron ore mine in Brumadinho, Brazil. The accident killed 270 people and in the words of the SEC, “caused immeasurable environ-mental and social harm.” The SEC ...
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Insights on the Insulin Syringes LAMEA Industry to 2027 - by Disease, Syringe Size, End-user ...

Eagle-Tribune 13 May 2022
Obesity in the UAE is twice as high as the worldwide norm; in Kuwait, more than half of the adult population has diabetes connected to obesity, and 75 percent of Egyptians are overweight; medical experts blame the desert environment ... KUWAIT UNITED ARAB EMIRATES MIDDLE EAST BRAZIL SOUTH AMERICA.
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China-Brazil relationship: Steady does it

China.dot.org 12 May 2022
China views Brazil as an independent, emerging power and in the spirit of teamwork, rather than rivalry, has always been confident in the power of bilateral relations ... Brazil is expected to take a visionary approach to the relationship and create a better environment for the expansion of trade between the two countries.
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Deforestation in Brazilian Amazon hits a record for the month of April

The Los Angeles Times 09 May 2022
Brazil to redeploy troops to Amazon to fight deforestation ... If deforestation explodes there, we will lose control of a region that is outside the traditional deforestation region,” Araujo, a former president of Brazil’s environment regulator, said by phone ... World & NationClimate & Environment ... Climate & Environment.
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YELLOW-GREEN WAS THE COLOR OF MY REVOLUTION

Brazzil 09 May 2022
Brazil’s presidential elections amidst the Ukrainian War ... Should he be re-elected, short-term gains through privatizations, disempowerment of workers and professionals, the destruction of Brazil’s higher education system and environment as well as ruthless loyalty to his authority will stretch into a bleak future.
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Brazil's Amazon deforestation hits record for month of April

Capital Press 09 May 2022
“The April number is very scary ... The data come from the Brazilian space agency’s Deter monitoring system, and correspond to the first 29 days of April ... If deforestation explodes there, we will lose control of a region that is outside the traditional deforestation region,” Araújo, a former president of Brazil’s environment regulator, said by phone.
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‘Record after record’: Brazil’s Amazon deforestation hits April high, nearly double previous peak

The Observer 08 May 2022
Deforestation in Brazil’s Amazon surged to record levels for the month of April, nearly doubling the area of forest removed in that month last year – the previous April record – preliminary government data has shown, alarming environmental campaigners ...Loophole’ allowing for deforestation on soya farms in Brazil’s Amazon.
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Brazil’s Amazon Deforestation Hits Record for Month of April

Voa News 07 May 2022
“The April number is very scary ... The data come from the Brazilian space agency’s Deter monitoring system, and correspond to the first 29 days of April ... If deforestation explodes there, we will lose control of a region that is outside the traditional deforestation region,” Araújo, a former president of Brazil’s environment regulator, said by phone.

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