David Child

David Child

David Child is an Assistant Producer at Al Jazeera English Online, based in Doha. 

Brazil

Where is Brazil headed under Bolsonaro?

Far-right former army captain's presidential win comes against a backdrop of political, economic and social crises.

Where is Brazil headed under Bolsonaro?

Brazil Elections 2018

Who is Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil's new far-right president?

Former army captain rides wave of discontent over corruption, crime and economic downturn to win presidency.

Who is Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil's new far-right president?

Brazil Elections 2018

Brazil: Haddad needs 'miracle' to beat Bolsonaro for presidency

With second-round vote set for October 28, analysts say leftist Haddad has uphill battle against far-right Bolsonaro.

Brazil: Haddad needs 'miracle' to beat Bolsonaro for presidency

Brazil Elections 2018

Brazil: Bolsonaro and Haddad face off in second round of election

Brazil elections go into second round after Bolsonaro missed the required 50 percent of votes needed to avoid a runoff.

Brazil: Bolsonaro and Haddad face off in second round of election

Brazil Elections 2018

Who is Fernando Haddad, Brazil's leftist presidential candidate?

Workers' Party candidate Haddad faces runoff against far-right Jair Bolsonaro for Brazil's presidency on October 28.

Who is Fernando Haddad, Brazil's leftist presidential candidate?

Brazil Elections 2018

Brazil elections 2018: Vote counting begins in polarised polls

Crime and the economy were among the most pressing issues for voters in the contentious ballot.

Brazil elections 2018: Vote counting begins in polarised polls

Brazil Elections 2018

Brazil elections 2018: What you need to know

About 147 million voters head to the polls amid spiralling polarisation and converging crises.

Brazil elections 2018: What you need to know

Brazil Elections 2018

Far-right Bolsonaro widens lead on eve of Brazil's elections

Far-right former army captain widens lead over second placed leftist Workers’ Party candidate before October 7 poll.

Far-right Bolsonaro widens lead on eve of Brazil's elections

Brazil

Brazil: Youth struggle through economic crisis as election looms

Young Brazilians face battle to find employment in stuttering economy as presidential poll approaches.

Brazil: Youth struggle through economic crisis as election looms

Brazil

Brazil election frontrunner Bolsonaro skips final debate

Jair Bolsonaro opts for one-on-one interview aired during final presidential debate ahead of October 7 poll.

Brazil election frontrunner Bolsonaro skips final debate

Brazil Elections 2018

Brazil elections 2018 at a glance

A look at how October 7 elections will work and who are the top presidential contenders.

Brazil elections 2018 at a glance

Brazil Elections 2018

Political polarisation intensifies before Brazil's elections

After weekend of widespread rallies, divisions continue to deepen as Brazilians prepare to go to the polls on Sunday.

Political polarisation intensifies before Brazil's elections