Events

Brazil’s New Administration: A Post Election Discussion

October 30, 2014 // 3:30pm5:00pm
Given the dynamic nature of the upcoming elections and the developments that are bound to occur with a new administration, we are looking forward to what is sure to be an engaging discussion with distinguished panelists and invited guests, from experts on Brazil’s political and economic conditions to authorities on the nation’s private sector relationships.
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FAPESP-U.S. Collaborative Research on the Amazon

October 28, 2014 // 8:30am5:30pm
The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) and the United States Department of Energy Office of Science, in partnership with the Wilson Center's Brazil Institute, held an all-day symposium on collaborative research projects led by scientists in the state of São Paulo, Brazil and in the U.S., targeting the discovery of new science about the Amazon.
Webcast

Brazil’s Presidential Election: An Early Assessment of the Outcome and its Political, Economic and Foreign Policy Implications

October 27, 2014 // 2:00pm3:30pm
Join the Brazil Institute as we discuss the results of the October 26 presidential runoff election and its implications for Brazil.
Webcast

The Future of Food, Climate, and the Natural World: A Conversation With Jonathan Foley

October 22, 2014 // 3:00pm5:00pm
On Wednesday, October 22, the Managing Our Planet series will sit down with newly appointed Executive Director of the California Academy of Sciences Executive Director, Jonathan Foley.
Webcast

Africa's Stalled Fertility Transition: Causes, Cures, and Consequences?

October 15, 2014 // 1:00pm3:00pm
When high birth rates decline and youthful age structures become more mature, many developing countries have a window of opportunity for accelerated development that can result in improvements in education, health, and rapid economic growth. However, while fertility rates around the world have fallen drastically over the last century, they remain high in many African countries, with very slow declines in some and completely stalled levels in others. What has caused this trend, and what will be its impact on the health, environment, economic growth, and political stability of the continent?

2014 Brazil Economic Conference

October 10, 2014 // 8:00am2:30pm
On Friday October 10, the Brazil Institute is proud to co-host with the Brazil American Chamber of Commerce and the Brazil-US Business Council the annual economic conference

Meet the Campaign Advisors: A Conversation with Rubens Barbosa, Campaign Advisor for Aécio Neves Social Democracy Party (PSDB)

October 02, 2014 // 9:00am11:00am
On Thursday October 2, PSDB advisor Rubens Barbosa joined us via webcast from Sao Paulo to discuss the Aecio Neves campaign.

Meet the Campaign Advisors: A Conversation with Alessandro Teixeira, Campaign Advisor for President Rousseff’s Workers’ Party (PT) - Live Webcast

September 30, 2014 // 10:30am12:00pm
WEBCAST: As a second installment to the Meet the Campaign Advisors series, a live webcast will stream from São Paulo, Brazil, during the dialogue with Alessandro Teixeira, Campaign Advisor for President Dilma Rousseff's Workers' Party (PT).

Brazil 2014 Elections: Meet the Campaign Managers

September 26, 2014 // 9:00am11:00am
OFF SITE MEETING: The Brazil-US Business Council, in co-sponsorship with the Brazil Institute, Citi, and DeVry, will be hosting an event with Mauricio Rands, Campaign Coordinator for Marina Silva of the Socialist Party (PSB) at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on Friday, September 26.

The New Climate Economy

September 17, 2014 // 3:00pm5:00pm
On Wednesday September 17, the Managing Our Planet series reconvened to discuss the upcoming Global Commission on the Economy and Climate report.

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