Francesc Badia i Dalmases

Francesc Badia i Dalmases is Founder, Director and Lead Editor of democraciaAbierta. Francesc is an international affairs expert, journalist and political analyst. His most recent book: "Order and disorder in the 21st century. Gobal governance in a world of anxieties". He Tweets @fbadiad

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 Tree in the Brazilian rainforest. (Photo: Pablo Albarenga, all rights reserved.) Views
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
The Open Amazon and Its Enemies: A Call for Action and Optimism
June and July have been the hottest months on record in the Western Hemisphere as the climate crisis escalates. This summer, the ice in Greenland has been melting at an unseen rate under an unprecedented heat wave. Droughts and wildfires are on the rise ravaging significant forest surfaces, and the...
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"Courage is what gives meaning to freedom" reads this graffiti on the walls of the Cachoeira public university, in the state of Bahia, pictured in September 2018. (Photo: Francesc Badia. All rights reserved.) Views
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Brazil: the Day After
The world has to prepare for the day after. Brazil is already suffering from a tide of unbearable verbal and symbolic violence, and the incendiary hate speeches are already claiming their share of victims. Bolsonaro's victory seems indisputable and is forcing us to get ready for a double action...
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