A Divided Society: Brazilians Go to the Polls

"Brazil emerged from [October's] presidential contest deeply divided along social and geographic lines..."

Summary of Reports on FAPESP Week North Carolina 2013

Starting in October 2011, the Brazil Institute established a partnership with the São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) to promote and highlight the expanded cooperation on science and innovation between the United States and Brazil.

Brazil's leftwing leaders mourn Chavez with not-so-veiled criticism

Paulo Sotero, director of the Brazil Institute, gives his take on the recent death of Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez and Brazil's reaction.

Brazilian Innovation Takes a Leap Foward

"From what was once a sleepy colony to its tumultuous experimentation with bureaucratic-authoritarian regimes, has now thrived into what is today the eighth largest economy and is projected to become the fourth largest by 2040."

Woodrow Wilson Center Awards Dinner

The Woodrow Wilson Center holds its second annual awards dinner in Sao Paulo, Brazil to recognize Jorge Gerdau and Zilda Arns. The business entrepreneur and founder of a national community center for children highlighted the importance of civic engagement and called for more public policy. Article Link

The revolt of the children of Brazil's article

Paulo Sotero is interview by OGGI Continenti

Dilma vai a Washington

Paulo Sotero, director of the Brazil Institute, discusses President Dilma Rousseff's upcoming visit. (Article is in Portuguese)



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