Eduardo Augusto Geraque


Reporter,  Folha de São Paulo

Unsustainable cities  Judge

Eduardo Augusto Geraque has been chasing the news for 20 years. He has reported on soccer games, covered the environment in Antarctica and took journalistic trips to the Amazon region and the mountains of Chile where several Brazilian astronomers work. In the interior of Brazil, Geraque reported on the centenary of the ‘Mal de Chagas’ disease in Minas Gerais. He worked in sports radio and for major newspapers in Brazil such as Gazeta Mercantil and the Brazilian Financial Times. He also worked as a crime reporter. At Folha de San Paulo, the largest newspaper in Brazil, Geraque covered tragedies like the fire at the nightclub Kiss (when 241 young people died). He has been at the paper since 2006 and currently works at the metropolitan desk.