Christian Braga is a photographer and documentary filmmaker from Manaus, Amazonas. He is member of the Farpa agency and has dedicated his work to human rights and socio-environmental issues, with a focus on the Amazon, documenting environmental crimes, the struggle for Indigenous rights, and the diverse histories of the Amazon region. He has contributed to organizations including Greenpeace, ISA – Instituto Socioambiental, and IACHR – Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, and published in national and international publications such as Al Jazeera, Vice Brasil, National Geographic, The Guardian, and The Intercept. He is using the award to support his work about stories in the Amazon, giving visibility to resistance movements and denouncing crimes committed against the environment and the peoples who live in the region.
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