São Paulo

April 22, 2015

Brazil’s Water Crisis: Deforestation and Drought

By Stefano Pozzebon On Tuesday 21 April, the Frontline Club hosted a panel to discuss the water crisis in Brazil and the world’s largest green area, the Amazonian rainforest. Chaired by Andrew Mitchell, chairman of the Scientific Exploration Society, the event was the second in a series entitled ‘Exploration of the Frontline,’ a collaboration between the Scientific […]

March 19, 2009

Robbed in São Paulo

Even though I live in one of the most violent cities in Latin America, I had never been robbed – until today.  But there is a first time for anything. And unfortunately being robbed is part of the day-by-day in São Paulo, a city of 10-million inhabitants. Some people even carry extra money – say […]