Articles by Igor Medina de Souza, Brazil

Igor Medina de Souza, Brazil

Igor Abdalla Medina de Souza is a career diplomat since 2006. He is currently working at the Department of Europe at the Brazilian Ministry of External Relations. Igor is also Assistant Professor of International Relations at the Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro. He holds a PhD in Political and Social Sciences from the European University Institute (Florence, Italy) and Bachelor's Degrees in Law and Economics.


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How a Scandal in Petrobras Threatens to Bring Down Brazil’s President

Last month’s protests in the main cities of Brazil brought 2 million opponents of Dilma Rousseff’s administration to the streets. The profile of the demonstrators ranged from former constituencies of the ruling party, proponents of President Rousseff’s impeachment and even a few radicals that demanded military intervention. They combined an anti-corruption mood with broader discontent…

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