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The Brazil Institute mourns the passing of journalist Ruy Mesquita

He was the first recipient in Brazil of the Woodrow Wilson Award for Public Service

Emerging Powers: India, Brazil and South Africa (IBSA) and the Future of South-South Cooperation

Due to the current trends of political and economic restructuring, South-South cooperation is expected to play an increasingly important role in the post-recession world. India, Brazil, and South Africa (IBSA) established a dialogue forum to increase multilateral collaboration on a number of issues, especially those relating to development. The Brazil Institute hosted a half-day conference on IBSA, revealing two key themes: current accomplishments in enhancing global governance, economic relations, and foreign policy strategies; and the potential to improve regional security in Africa, Asia, and Latin America.

The Woodrow Wilson Award for Public Service honoring President Dilma Rousseff

Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff will receive the Wilson Center’s Award for Public Service in New York on September 20, 2011.

According to analysts, the NSA spying incident shakes, but does not jeopardize relations between Brazil and the US

Director of the Brazil Institute, Paulo Sotero, gives his take on the recent allegations of the NSA spying on Brazil

Biofuels: Food, Fuel, and the Future?

With nations looking more and more to other, non-traditional sources of energy, the Program on America and the Global Economy (PAGE), the Brazil Institute, and the Global Energy Initiative (GEI) sponsored a comprehensive assessment of the current state of one of those possible sources: biofuels. This publication includes "Biofuels: The Current State-of-Play," a policy brief by C. Ford Runge, Robbin S. Johnson, and Calestous Juma.

Brazil Institute in the News

A review of news items related to President Dilma Rousseff's first visit to Washington, D.C.

Thinking Brazil 25

Basic Education in Brazil:What's Wrong and How to Fix It February 2007

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