Brazil is the world's fifth-largest country, and the largest Portuguese-speaking nation. The federal republic occupies almost half of South America.
Brazil has more than 200 million inhabitants, making the nation that was Portugal's largest colony between the 16th and 19th centuries the most populous country in South America. Brazil is a member of the UN, the G20, BRICS, Mercosur and the Organization of American States. This page collates DW's latest content related to Brazil.
The two founding partners of the Panama law firm Mossack Fonseca have been granted bail. Jürgen Mossack and Ramon Fonseca were arrested in February as part of a separate probe involving widespread corruption in Brazil.
The 6th annual World Bicycle Forum will take place in Mexico next week. It's the biggest global citizen cycling event. And it is part of a growing pro-cycling movement in Latin Americat that actually grew out of a tragic case of road rage in Porto Alegre, Brazil. We talk to activists about the changes in Brazil and elsewhere.