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Cardoso Commemorates 25th Anniversary of Transitions from Authoritarian Rule December 2004

Lessons of the World Cup as seen from the Colosseum

Director Paulo Sotero authored this article in Portuguese for the Brazilian daily "O Estado de S. Paulo" on the on the implications of Brazil's success as host of the 2014 World Cup and the disappointing performance of its national soccer team at the tournament. The article highlights the challenges the nation should focus on as it prepares to host the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Relaunch of Thinking Brazil Publication

The Brazil Project is pleased to announce the relaunch of our monthly electronic newsletter, Thinking Brazil.

In Brazil, Paying Farmers to Let the Trees Stand

Mato Grosso means thick forests, and the name was once apt. But today, this Brazilian state is a global epicenter of deforestation. Driven by profits derived from fertile soil, the region's dense forests have been aggressively cleared over the past decade, and Mato Grasso is now Brazil's leading producer of soy, corn and cattle, exported across the globe by multinational companies.

Latin American Program in the News: President, what did you do in your first 100 days?

Director Cynthia Arnson comments on the first 100 days of some of the region's presidents, highlighting how they endeavored to differentiate themselves from prior administrations via innovative policies and a change in diplomatic tone (In Spanish).

New book by NPIHP Partner Matias Spektor

Azeredo da Silveira: um Depoimento (Azeredo da Silveira: A Testimony)

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