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

  • 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

  • December 14th, 2016

    The lessons of the “people’s bishop”

    Public statement of grief at the death of Dom Paulo Evaristo Arns

  • December 14th, 2016

    Juana Kweitel named executive director of Conectas

    On the staff of Conectas since 2003, Juana accepts the invitation from the Board of Trustees

  • December 02nd, 2016

    Selected projects

    See the list of works chosen for exhibit at the 2nd Ideas Fair

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