The remains of a house that was purchased and dismantled by Vale – the world’s second-largest mining company – in the Racha Placa community, May 30, 2012. 

os últimos dias de Santo Antônio

Localizada no Km 50 da Rodovia Transamazônica, próxima ao principal canteiro de obras de Belo Monte, a comunidade de Santo Antônio vive seus últimos dias. Fundada há cerca de 40 anos por colonos… Continue reading


Élio Silva, a fisherman, stands in front of a sign placed by Norte Energia in Santo Antonio. The sign reads “private property – do not enter”.


People wait for a bus at Transamazonica national highway in front of the construction site of the Belo Monte Dam project.

Last days

Children play in front of the construction site of the Belo Monte Dam project at Santo Antonio, a community that would be expropriated for the construction of the Belo Monte Dam, a controversial hydropower plant… Continue reading

onde é crime ser jornalista

Consórcio Construtor de Belo Monte acusa jornalista de instigar greve de sete mil trabalhadores no Pará

Everywhere a Crackland

We were led from one alley into another and into a bar where a gang was playing dominoes for money. The place was eerie, but strangely familiar. A Worker’s Party logo was…

24h | Crack in Brazil

Reuters photographers recently spent 24 hours in seven Brazilian cities chronicling their “cracklands”

When night falls

These are not the images that Brazil wants to project. Leaders prefer snapshots of new cars and the crane-dotted cityscapes of  Latin America’s biggest economy

Monte de incertezas

Em 3 de Janeiro, foi publicada no Diário Oficial, pela ANEEL, a última desapropriação de terras para a construção de Belo Monte, uma declaração de utilidade pública…