Luís Bulcão Pinheiro
freelance journalist; organising committee member of Brazil Forum UK
Luis, holds an MA in International Relations from the University of East Anglia and an MBA from Fundação Getúlio Vargas-RJ. He has worked for several news organisations in Brazil covering a variety of subjects, including the process of pacification of favelas in Rio de Janeiro, the United Nations Rio+20 conference and the street protests in 2013. Currently, Luis is based in London, and contributes with articles and news stories to magazines, newspapers and blogs. He is a member of the organising committee of the Brazil Forum UK.
His interests include the role of the BRICS group in the international society and the advancement of democracy in Brazil.
Sunday 23 October, 16.00 Frobisher 1-3
Crumbling BRIC: what future for Brazil?