Daniel Camargos


Journalism Fund

Daniel Camargos is an investigative reporter with 20 years of experience focusing on conflicts in the Amazon.

He won several journalism awards, including the Vladimir Herzog. He was vice president of the Union of Professional Journalists of Minas Gerais and director of the Brazilian Association of Investigative Journalism (Abraji). He has been working as an investigative journalist at Repórter Brasil since 2018 and has worked at Folha de S.Paulo and Minas Gerais newspapers.

He has published in international outlets such as The Guardian, BBC, Al Jazeera, Mongabay, and El País, and in several national vehicles such as Revista Piauí, Estado de S.Paulo and UOL.

He graduated in journalism from PUC Minas in 2003.

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