Database - Brazil

"Is Brazil the new regional champion of democracy? - [AQ 01/11/13]

Yet even the skeptics might find reason to pause when it comes to Brazil. Latin America’s largest nation has quietly turned into democracy’s “defender-in-chief,” in sharp contrast to emerging democracies in other regions, such as Turkey, South Africa or India—none of which regard democracy promotion beyond their borders as a priority. [more]


"Brazil: After the carnival" - [Financial Times 09/07/12]

After the first decade of the century, in which everything seemed to fall into place for Brazil, policy makers are now abruptly being forced to rethink the country’s strategic direction. [more]


"SA to work with Brazil against hunger'" - [IOL News 10/04/12]

Brazil has agreed to assist South Africa on social development issues, particularly in fighting against poverty and hunger. [more]


"Brazil to rally BRICS against rich countries'" - [Reuters 28/03/12]

Brazil will push for its large emerging-market peers including China to denounce what it sees as unfair monetary policies by Europe and the United States, raising the stakes in a global confrontation over economic imbalances. [more]



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