Close

Support Global Voices

To stay independent, free, and sustainable, our community needs the help of friends and readers like you.

Donate now »

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

Learn more about Lingua Translation  »

Fernando Sapelli · October, 2011

Coming from a Film and New Medias background, I seek to utilize this knowledge towards projects with a social and humanitarian content. Among stories, characters and interviews, I continue to discover the true value of new technologies. Through the volunteer and indepedent project “People of Change” [www.fernandosapelli.com], I document the work of several international non-profit organizations, providing them a global voice.

Email Fernando Sapelli

Latest posts by Fernando Sapelli from October, 2011

29 October 2011

Brazil: Niobium, National Mineral Wealth at Knock Off Prices?

Niobium, also known as columbium, is among the most utilized metals in the world, and Brazil has the great majority of global deposits. However, exploitation of niobium within Brazil raises...