Brazil's poor bear brunt of social programmes' funding cuts

Although unemployment rates have fallen, broken promises and economic mismanagement have left millions struggling to make ends meet.

by

    Brazil’s outgoing President Michel Temer had promised to lift Latin America's largest economy from a deep recession. Although unemployment rates have fallen, the cuts in social programs have impacted poor Brazilians.

    Al Jazeera's Mariana Sanchez reports from the state of Goias in central Brazil.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Visualising every Saudi coalition air raid on Yemen

    Visualising every Saudi coalition air raid on Yemen

    Since March 2015, Saudi Arabia and a coalition of Arab states have launched more than 19,278 air raids across Yemen.

    Lost childhoods: Nigeria's fear of 'witchcraft' ruins young lives

    Lost childhoods: Nigeria's fear of 'witchcraft' ruins young lives

    Many Pentecostal churches in the Niger Delta offer to deliver people from witchcraft and possession - albeit for a fee.

    Why did Bush go to war in Iraq?

    Why did Bush go to war in Iraq?

    No, it wasn't because of WMDs, democracy or Iraqi oil. The real reason is much more sinister than that.