Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Category Archives: infant mortality

Racial inequality in Brazil: a look at how race/color affects women in terms of health care


Note from BW of Brazil: The questions of health and health care (along with income and education) are but two of the areas in which quality of life can be … Continue reading

October 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Media plays a decisive role against racism: interview with Helena Oliveira Silva


Media plays a decisive role against racismoriginally published in Diário do Pará New practices and changes have appeared in the way that the media discusses racism in Brazil and assess how … Continue reading

November 15, 2012 · 1 Comment