Events

Woodrow Wilson Center Awards Dinner

The Woodrow Wilson Center holds its second annual awards dinner in Sao Paulo, Brazil to recognize Jorge Gerdau and Zilda Arns. The business entrepreneur and founder of a national community center for children highlighted the importance of civic engagement and called for more public policy. Article Link

Brazil and the U.S.: a relationship of equals?

Paulo Sotero, director of the Brazil Institute, discusses the Brazil-U.S. relationship.

Brazil-US Biofuels Cooperation: One Year Later

On March 9, 2007, Brazil and the United States signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to deepen their efforts to develop reliable, clean, and sustainable energy sources. One year later, a group of high-level officials and analysts, convened by the Brazilian Sugarcane Industry Association (UNICA) in partnership with the Brazil Institute and the Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (APEX-Brasil), came together on March 4, 2008 for a roundtable discussion at the Washington International Renewable Energy Conference (WIREC) 2008 in order to review progress made under the MOU. This report synthesis the proceedings from this seminar.

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Sowing the Seeds of Sustainability Brazil's Next Agricultural Revolution February 2004

Op-Eds and Media Highlights: Summer 2013

See op-eds and select media appearances for our staff, scholars, and affiliates.

Intensifying strategic partnerships with the new Brazil

Brazil’s economic and political transformation and consequent impact on the western hemisphere and the world offer many valuable opportunities for Canada to strengthen its relations with this increasingly influential country, reinforce their mutual equality and understanding, and ultimately benefit the people and prosperity of both countries. In order to maximise these opportunities and realise their full benefit and potential now and in the future, Canada’s engagement with Brazil needs to intensify and, most importantly, needs to be strategic.

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