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Growing Role of Brazil in Latin America

IPS-Inter Press Service

  • Program Environment
  • Program Area Transforming Development Finance
  • Grant Amount $150,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2022–December 31, 2023
  • Location Montevideo, Uruguay
  • Geographic Focus Brazil, South America, South America

About this grant

This grant supports the IPS-Inter Press Service in Montevideo, Uruguay, to increase the quality and quantity of journalistic coverage of energy and infrastructure development and finance in Brazil and South America. Over the past grant period, the organization’s coverage was picked up by more than 200 news outlets and a workshop on biogas development attracted participation from 12 journalists from across the region. The current project will continue to examine energy finance and development in South America through stories, photos, videos and a book. IPS-Inter Press Service is a global news agency operating in more than 100 countries and has been working in Latin America for more than 50 years with a network of journalists reporting from most countries in the region.