About the Brazil Institute

Created in 2006, the Brazil Institute seeks to foster dialogue on key issues of bilateral concern between Brazil and the United States, while advancing Washington's understanding of the complexities of Brazil as a regional, democractic power, and an emerging global player. The Brazil Institute has an active Adivsory Board which helps guide programming. 

 

The Latest from the Brazil Institute

Brasil exhausto: la parálisis impone una reforma

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Dec 17, 2014
Director Paulo Sotero writes for Politica Externa on President Dilma Rousseff's next term. more

The Brazilian Congress at the Frontier of Innovation

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Dec 12, 2014
A report on the three Brazilian Congressional Study Missions on Innovation to the United States and the United Kingdom. more
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The Changing Direction of Brazil's Economic Policy

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December 08, 2014 // 3:30pm5:30pm
On Monday, December 8, the Brazil Institute convened a panel of experts to analyze implications and prospects of Rousseff's second term economic strategy. more
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The Resilience Beat: Reporting on Climate, Population, and Health

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December 03, 2014 // 3:00pm5:00pm
From megacities to small coastal communities, more people than ever before are confronting the coming challenges of climate change. And more than ever before, we are turning to the media to bring these challenges to the attention of policymakers and the public in order to build resilience to weathering these changes. But reporting on climate resilience requires pushing the boundaries of traditional beats, looking beyond national borders, and exploring new angles such as human rights, disaster preparedness, and women’s health. This roundtable panel features reporters and communication experts who are finding surprising new stories where climate change meets resilience. more

Digging up Orthodoxy

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Dec 02, 2014
Brazil Institute Global Fellow Monica de Bolle gives her take on Dilma Roussef's economic team. more

Experts & Staff