Pedro Telles

Pedro Telles

Pedro Telles is a Brazilian activist and socio-environmentalist. He leads the Climate Change Project of Greenpeace Brazil and is a co-founder of Engajamundo.

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A group of 9 diverse candidates to state elections in Brazil in 2019. (Photo: Bancada Ativista) Views
Monday, December 30, 2019
Whose Democracy in Brazil?
In Brazil, the world’s fourth largest democracy, 85% of Congress members are men and 76% are white, leaving women and people of colour drastically underrepresented. The average declared wealth of a congressperson is R$3.6 million (US$880,000), with 49.7% owning over R$1 million (US$240,000), which...
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