Conectas influences the course of debate on human rights in Brazil. Through interviews and op-eds, analyses and information, the organization aims to involve society, pressure the authorities and raise the cost of decisions taken by public and private actors in matters of both domestic justice and foreign policy.

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Other News

  • October 10th, 2017

    List of winners

    See the recipients of the 39th Vladimir Herzog Award for Amnesty and Human Rights

  • September 05th, 2017

    4th Course on Journalism and Human Rights

    List of 20 selected students released for fourth edition of Reporter of the Future module

  • July 09th, 2017

    The Wire :: Life as an Inmate in a Brazilian Prison Cell

    Conectas na Mídia

  • March 27th, 2017

    Al Jazeera :: Brazil's prisons: A battleground in the drug wars

    Conectas na Mídia

  • January 15th, 2017

    A Trump administration is frightening in view of human rights

    Article by Juana Kweitel and Anthony D. Romero on Folha de S. Paulo

  • December 16th, 2016

    An overview of the 2nd Ideas Fair

    See the projects exhibited at the second edition of the event

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