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Upcoming Events

How to Fix Brazil

Friday, September 9, 2016 - 10:00pm

Matias Spektor
Associate Professor of International Relations
Fundação Getulio Vargas, Brazil

Did Rio Win the Olympics?

Friday, August 26, 2016 - 2:00pm

Lisa Delpy Neirotti, Ph.D.
Sports Management Programs at the GWU School of Business

A Round Table Discussion of Brazil's Political Crisis

Monday, April 25, 2016 - 12:00pm

Danielly Silva Ramos Becard
Fulbright-CAPES  Visiting Scholar
Sigur Center for Asian Studies

China and Brazil: Regional and Global Dialogues

Thursday, April 14, 2016 - 12:00pm

Danielly Silva Ramos Becard
Fulbright-CAPES  Visiting Scholar
Sigur Center for Asian Studies

Juliana Barbassa

A Conversation with author Juliana Barbassa

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 5:30pm

Juliana Barbassa is an award-winning journalist who spent 10 years with the Associated Press, lastly as the Rio de Janeiro correspondent.

A Conversation About Brazilian Diplomacy

Monday, February 29, 2016 - 6:30pm

Benoni Bell, Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of Brazil in Washington, DC

Challenging Social Inequality: The Landless Rural Workers Movement and Agrarian Reform in Brazil

Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 7:00pm

Miguel CarterFounding Director, DEMOS – Centro para la

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Brazil's Foreign Relations and the United States

Monday, December 7, 2015 - 12:00pm


Finance, Infrastructure and Development in Brazil

Monday, November 30, 2015 - 5:30pm


Rogerio Studart, Senior Fellow, Brookings Institute

Anonymous Donor Pledges $500,000 to GW’s Elliott School of International Affairs in Support of Brazil Initiative

July 01, 2013

An anonymous donor has pledged $500,000 to support the creation of a Brazil Initiative at the George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs. The initiative will advance understanding of Brazil by enhancing GW’s teaching and research on the country.

Past Events

Recent events held by the Brazil Initiative.


Recent releases regarding the Brazil Initiative