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The Rule of Law in Brazil: Three Decades of Progress and Challenges

May 22, 2015 // 9:00am1:15pm
On May 22, the Brazil Institute of the Wilson Center will host an all-day conference of experts to review progress and challenges in the building of the rule of law in Latin America’s largest democracy.
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Mist of the Earth: Art and Sustainability

May 20, 2015 // 3:00pm5:00pm
On May 20, the Brazil Institute welcomes the "Mist of the Earth" art exhibit to Washington.
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Latin American Energy: Issues and Prospects

May 19, 2015 // 11:30am1:00pm
Experts will explore energy issues for the Latin American and Caribbean region, in this seventh event in the Wilson Center’s Regional and Global Energy Series.
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Fiscal Policy in Latin America: Lessons and Legacies of the Global Financial Crisis

April 23, 2015 // 9:00am11:00am
Looking at the experience of Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru, and Uruguay, this event will discuss the lessons and legacies of the Global Financial Crisis and address key questions.
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Promoting Years of Sustainability: Responding to Megatrends

April 22, 2015 // 3:00pm5:00pm
2015 is a major test for the international system. The Sustainable Development Goals are expected to be adopted in New York in September and expectations for the UN Climate Summit in Paris are higher than perhaps any other time. “It is a critical year,” said Alan Hecht, director for sustainable development for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, “but our challenge is years of sustainable development. How do we take actions today, how do we prepare for the future in such a way that we will achieve a more sustainable outcome?”
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Will Brazil Keep its Investment Grade Status? A Conversation with Experts on the Country's Macroeconomic Prospects in a Time of Crisis

April 17, 2015 // 11:00am12:30pm
On April 17, the Brazil Institute will convene a panel of experts to review the current economic situation in Brazil.
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Contrasting Perspectives on Brazil's Current Troubles

April 09, 2015 // 10:00am11:30am
On April 9th André Singer and Sergio Fausto, speaking from São Paulo, will offer their perspectives on the unfolding challenges faced by President Dilma Rousseff amidst an abrupt weakening and a political and economic crisis.

Fourth Brazilian Congressional Study Mission on Innovation

March 28, 2015 // 10:00amApril 03, 2015 // 11:00am
The Fourth Congressional Study Mission on Innovation will take place in San Diego, CA, and Washington, DC, as a continuation of the Brazil Institute's partnership with Interfarma.
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The UN Sustainable Development Goals: 17 Goals or One?

March 18, 2015 // 3:00pm5:00pm
The proposed Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), being developed by the world community under the auspices of the UN, provide benchmarks for eradicating poverty, protecting the environment, and empowering people and communities. Join us as speakers from USAID, the World Resources Institute, and George Mason University discuss the current state of the SDGs and the challenges and opportunities for comprehensively pursuing the sustainable development goals.
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The Precarious State of Our Oceans

February 25, 2015 // 3:00pm5:00pm
In the inaugural event in 2015, the Managing Our Planet series returns to discuss the state of our oceans.

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