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Ticket to Paradise
To meet the deluge of its economic growth, Brazil has opened its doors to all immigrants - with unintended consequences.
Viewfinder Latin America 2014
Last updated: 13 Feb 2014 13:13 GMT
Brazil tribes occupy contentious dam site
About 150 indigenous people are protesting a massive dam they say will dry up the river their livelihood depends on.
Maria Elena Romero
Last updated: 30 Jun 2012 16:06 GMT
Belo Monte: Brazil's damned democracy
The Belo Monte dam project shows the government's failure to respect indigenous rights and reform energy policy.
Last updated: 17 May 2012 09:25 GMT
Mexican jail chiefs sacked after deadly riot
Dismissal follows violence at Apodaca prison where one drug cartel killed 44 members of its rival gang before escaping.
Last updated: 20 Feb 2012 20:12 GMT
Dam it: Brazil's Belo Monte stirs controversy
About 24,000 people will be displaced from towns in the Amazon to make way for the world's third biggest dam.
Last updated: 20 Jan 2012 18:26 GMT
Q&A: Battles over Brazil's biggest dam
Gabriel Elizondo speaks with a supporter and opponent of a dam which will displace villagers while creating power.
Last updated: 20 Jan 2012 15:16 GMT
Court approves disputed Amazon dam
Brazilian judge overturns decision to halt dam despite protests from environmentalists.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2010 09:14 GMT
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