Ricardo J. Rodrigues is a Portuguese journalist based in Luxembourg.

He’s a grand reporter for Mediahuis and a contributing writer to publications in Brazil, France, Portugal, Spain and the United States. His work focus mostly on human rights and environment.

Prizes and nominations include the Gazeta Prize, Citi’s Journalistic Excellence Award, Unesco’s Human Rights & Integration Award, the European Commission Diversity Prize, Gabriel García Marquez Journalism Award and Amnesty International Medieprëis. He is a Committee of Concerned Journalists alumni and a Robert Bosch Fellow.

Ricardo Da Silva Rodrigues

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Ricardo J. Rodrigues

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Insect decline: micro-story of a global disaster

  • Environment

WORLD - Everyday, 30 species of insects disappear from the face of the planet. A quarter of European invertebrates are now on the verge of extinction and, in some areas, the reduction in insect biomass reached 75 per cent in just 27 years.