Mongabay seeks pitches on Brazilian socio-environmental issues [Worldwide]

Posted on Feb 10, 2022 in Environmental Reporting

Environmental journalists can submit their pitches either in Portuguese or English.

News agency Mongabay is seeking story proposals on socio-environmental issues in Brazil to be developed with their team of English and Portuguese editors.

Proposals must address one of the following topics: conservation activities with an emphasis on the Amazon and Cerrado biomes; deforestation and forest degradation; agribusiness; indigenous peoples, quilombos, traditional rural communities, and the Brazilian landless movement; wildlife and biodiversity; and more.

Mongabay is accepting pitches for both articles and video-led stories.

Submissions must include a detailed pitch, potential sources and samples of previous work.

Pitches are accepted on a rolling basis.