Carla Ruas


Carla Ruas is a Brazilian journalist in the United States with over a decade of experience reporting on human rights and the environment for The Intercept, Mongabay, and Deutsche Welle, among other news outlets. She has a Master’s degree from Johns Hopkins University and has received multiple awards and grants for this work. Ruas is particularly interested in the impact of human activity on the environment, including climate change, pollution, and deforestation.

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