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Alani is a 14 year-old Brazilian girl believed to have the power to perform miracles. Born to an evangelical priest, her story marks the rise of Evangelism in Brazil, the nation's fastest growing religious doctrine.
To combat repeat crime offences in Brazil, one controversial prison, APAC, has been created with open doors. It teaches rehabilitation and reform to nonviolent offenders, rather than fear and violence.
Up to 22,000 families were evicted from their homes to make way for the Rio Olympics. However, this was just a part of a long, often brutal conflict between Rio's poorest citizens and their government.
Rio's Vila Autódromo favela was once home to 900 families - until bulldozers arrived in the name of Olympic development. This report uncovers the reality of the Games for those fighting to keep their homes and their community alive.
As the mosquito-borne Zika virus continues to spread beyond Brazil, this moving report follows three mothers caring for babies with microcephaly, the condition inherited from an insect bite.
In November 2015, 50 million cubic metres of waste was unleashed after a tailings dam collapsed in the Gualaxo River Valley. This report investigates what is being named the biggest disaster in Brazil's mining history.
In Rio's chaotic favelas, most children receive an education only in violence. But deep in one of Rio's toughest neighbourhoods, one inspirational woman is fighting to provide an alternative.
When 14-year-old school girl Isadora Faber published videos of her dilapidated school on Facebook, reform for Brazil's public education system soon followed. But not before violent harassment and death threats.