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Increasing Resilience to Climate Change

April 23, 2014 // 3:00pm5:00pm
As the climate continues to change in dramatic and more-or-less permanent ways, policymakers everywhere are increasingly tasked with cultivating resilience – preparing communities for natural disasters and social change. “It’s now more clear than ever that climate change is here, and it’s real, and it’s happening, and people are really feeling the impacts,” said Cathleen Kelly of the Center for American Progress at the Wilson Center on April 23.
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Tracks in the Amazon

April 22, 2014 // 3:00pm5:00pm
On April 22, the Brazil Institute will launch Tracks in the Amazon, the story of the Madeira-Mamore Raildroad

The Brazil-U.S. Commercial and Investment Partnership

April 09, 2014 // 12:00pm2:00pm
On April 9, the Brazil-U.S. Business Council and ApexBrasil will host a seminar on future investment in between the U.S. and Brazil.
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Managing Our Planet: The State and Fate of the Arctic

March 19, 2014 // 3:00pm5:00pm
On March 19th, the Brazil Institute, along with George Mason University and the Environmental Change and Security Program, will be hosting a discussion on the effects of climate change on the Arctic.
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The Outlook of the October Presidential and General Elections in Brazil

March 18, 2014 // 2:30pm4:30pm
POSTPONED UNTIL MARCH 18th The Brazil Institute will host the first of a series of seminars on this year’s elections.
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The Challenge of the Oceans

February 19, 2014 // 3:00pm5:00pm
On February 19th, the first Managing Our Planet Panel of 2014 focused on the impact of climate change on our oceans' ecosystems.
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A Conversation with Tereza Campello, Brazil's Minister of Social Development and Fight Against Hunger

January 29, 2014 // 3:30pm5:00pm
On January 29th, the Brazil Institute and the World Bank will host Minister Tereza Campello and 10 years of the Bolsa Familia conditional cash-transfer program.
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A Conversation with Ambassador Thomas A. Shannon

December 19, 2013 // 10:00am12:00pm
On December 19th, the Brazil Institute will have the honor to welcome Ambassador Shannon back to the Wilson Center for a conversation on the outlook of the bilateral relations and issues related to his new role at the State Department.
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Climate Change: Science, Impacts, Risks and Response

December 17, 2013 // 3:00pm5:00pm
On Tuesday, December 17th, the last Managing Our Planet for the year will focus on the IPCC report on climate change.

Congressional Perspectives on Brazil-U.S. Relations

December 04, 2013 // 3:00pm5:00pm
On December 4th, the Brazil Institute and the Brazil-U.S. Business Council will host a delegation of Brazilian congressman to discuss Brazil-U.S. relations.

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