Participitory Governance:Strengthening Democracy in Brazil April 2006
Paulo Sotero, Director of the Brazil Institute, presents his views on the stunted relations between Brazil and the U.S.
The director of the Brazil Institute writes a piece for CNN's GPS blog on Brazil's 2013 outlook and the challenges facing President Dilma Rousseff's administration.
2006-2007 issues of our electronic newsletter focusing on current and critical matters in Brazilian public and international policies, as well as on the research conducted by Institute scholars.
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.
Brazil Institute Director Paulo Sotero discusses Brazilian divisiveness over hosting the World Cup and Olympics on Bloomberg Television’s “In The Loop".