Articles by Juliana Fernandes

Invisible Countries: Turkmenistan

In The Invisible Cities, Italo Calvino describes 55 cities explored by Marco Polo. He describes how Maurilia, for example, is a metropolis where visitors look at postcards and billboards that illustrate it as when it…


The World from May 3 to May 9

EU-India Summit On the past 8th, Saturday, the EU-India Summit took place in Porto. The meeting strengthened the strategic partnership, which focused on eight main points: sharing interests and values; trade agreement; scientific and technological…




The World in December 21 to 27

Brexit: Habemus Acordum! This Thursday the United Kingdom and the European Union reached a post-Brexit trade agreement, after months of negotiations. Prime Minister Boris Johnson considered it a “good deal” for the whole of Europe,…


The World in November 30 -December 6

Vaccination around the world During this week, several countries commented on their vaccination plan against Covid-19. The EU plans to approve the Pfizer vaccine on 29 December and the Moderna vaccine on 12 January. When…