Jair Bolsonaro enacts sweeping new powers over NGOs in Brazil

Brazil’s new President, Jair Bolsonaro, has given his government new powers to monitor and supervise non-governmental organizations (NGOs) within the country. The temporary decree was signed on Tuesday, Reuters reported, the same day that Bolsonaro was inaugurated. It mandates that the office of the Government Secretary “supervise, coordinate, monitor and accompany that activities and actions […]

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