SPOTLIGHT: Brazil’s anti-corruption fight: What lies ahead?

On October 28, Brazilians elected Jair Messias Bolsonaro as the next president of the republic, following a hyper-polarized and contentious election. The impetus, in part, for the frustration: Brazilians’ anger with rampant corruption.

In this Spotlight, we ask: What are the five most important areas Brazil’s new administration must focus on to effectively fight corruption?

Image: Police officers stand in front of the Federal Justice during a testimony of former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva in Curitiba, Brazil, May 10, 2017. REUTERS/Rodolfo Buhrer