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2009-2010 Annual Report

May 25, 2011
Take a look at the Brazil Institute's 2009-2010 Annual Report

Brazilian Innovation Takes a Leap Foward

Feb 15, 2011
"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."

Program Assistant Position Open

Jan 20, 2011
The Brazil Institute is hiring a Program Assistant. The Assistant will work as the principal administrative support and research assistant to the Director of the Brazil Institute.

The Business of Governing Brazil

Jan 04, 2011
Wilson Center Brazil Institute Director Paulo Sotero writes, "Being the first woman to reach the presidency in Latin America's biggest nation will likely add to her burden of succeeding the most popular Brazilian leader in history."

Brazil Elects First Female President

Jan 03, 2011
Brazil has just sworn in its first female president, Dilma Rousseff, who follows on the heels of the ever-popular outgoing President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva. Panelists at several recent Brazil Institute events speculate on the challenges and priorities of the new administration.

New book by NPIHP Partner Matias Spektor

Nov 18, 2010
Azeredo da Silveira: um Depoimento (Azeredo da Silveira: A Testimony)

Brazil Institute Seeks Spring Interns

Oct 14, 2010
Undergraduate and graduate students with an interest in Brazil can apply for the Brazil Institute Spring Internship 2010. Deadline: November 15.

Latin America: Emerging Trends in Environmental, Economic Growth

Oct 05, 2010
As Latin American nations work to combat poverty and underdevelopment, issues of environmental importance—from demographics to climate change—will come into play. Panelists discuss those trends and challenges.

Brazil Institute Scholar Publishes New Article

Sep 10, 2010
Read new article by Senior Scholar Leslie Bethell in the Journal of Latin American Studies

Interview with Bryan McCann

Aug 16, 2010
Interview with Bryan McCann, director of the Brazilian Studies Program at Georgetown University

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