RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The number of deaths caused by excessive rainfall in Brazil in 2022 is the highest in the last ten years and corresponds to 27% of all victims recorded in this period.
In the first five months alone (from January to May), 478 lives were lost - 65% more than in all of 2021, when 290 people died.
From January 1, 2013, to June 1, 2022, 1,777 deaths were recorded due to . . .