'The way I am is an outrage': the Indigenous Brazilian musicians taking back a burning country

A vibrant underground of rap, metal, folk and more is thriving among Brazil’s embattled tribes, who…

Rio F1 racetrack plans add fuel to Brazil deforestation row

Most of city’s last flatland area along with 180,000 trees would be destroyed if project goes…

Amazon near tipping point of switching from rainforest to savannah – study

Climate crisis and logging is leading to shift from canopy rainforest to open grasslandMuch of the…

Brazil's Amazon rainforest suffers worst fires in a decade

Satellites record 61% rise in hotspots over September 2019Scientist warns: ‘It could get worse if the…

All eyes on China: what to look out for at the UN biodiversity summit

Everything you need to know about who will be there, who’s staying away and what the…

Coronavirus live news: WHO warns 2m could die before vaccine; Victoria's health minister quits

Jenny Mikakos resigns after inquiry into how Australian state allowed a second outbreak; Brazil deaths pass…

Brazil meat giant JBS pledges to axe suppliers linked to deforestation

Campaigners welcome turnaround after pressure from investors but say 2025 deadline too long to resolve problemsBrazilian…

Brazil's Pantanal wetlands on fire – in pictures

Number of fires in world’s biggest tropical wetlands more than doubled in first half of 2020…

Brazilian wildlife under pressure – in pictures

Creatures of the Amazon, one of the earth’s most biodiverse habitats, face an ever-growing threat as…

Coronavirus live news: France daily cases top 10,000; Victoria reports 41 new infections

Cases also rising in England and Scotland as Europe outbreak worsens; seven more deaths in worst-hit…