Coronavirus Conversations: A deepening crisis in Brazil

March 31, 2021

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A cemetery is shown via an ariel view with several rows of empty new graves and exposed dirt.

Rows of graves stand freshly dug at the Campo da Esperanca cemetery, in Brasília, Brazil, March 23, 2021.

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Eraldo Peres/AP

Brazil — Latin America’s largest country — is experiencing a deepening crisis with the coronavirus pandemic. As part of The World's regular series of conversations about the pandemic and as a special in our podcast feed, reporter Elana Gordon moderated a discussion with Marcia Castro, chair of the Department of Global Health and Population at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, who addresses the situation in Brazil.

Explore more of The World's Coronavirus Conversation series: https://www.theworld.org/coronavirus-conversations

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