Brazil

2020 Jun 24

Liberdade de Expressão e Democracia

10:00am to 11:30am

10am EDT/ 11am BRT

This event is virtual and will be in Portuguese. To register, please click here.

Speakers:  Roberto Freire, Presidente do Cidadania; Gleisi Hoffman, Presidente do Partido dos Trabalhadores (PT); Bruno Araújo, Presidente do Partido da Social Democracia Brasileira (PSDB); Marcos Pereira, Presidente do Republicanos; Carlos Lupi,...

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2020 May 22

Lynchings in Brazil: Race, Social Control and Justice (1850-1930)

12:00pm to 1:15pm

This event is virtual. To register, please click here

Speaker: Ricardo Pirola, Professor, UNICAMP, Brazil; Visiting Fellow, ALARI

Ricardo Pirola is professor of Brazilian History at UNICAMP – Brazil. He is author of Escravos e rebeldes no tribunais do Império (2015 – Winner of National Archive Prize - Brazil) and Senzala Insurgente (...

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2020 May 18

The Amazon and COVID-19: The Present and Future of the Crisis in the Forest

11:00am to 12:15pm

This event is virtual. To register, please click here

Speakers: Natalie Unterstell. Especialista em política socioambiental. Diretora, Talanoa Think Tank; Louis Bacon Environmental Leadership Fellow no Centro para Liderança Pública, Universidade Harvard (2016); Fabiano Maisonnave. Jornalista. Correspondente para Amazônia, Folha de São Paulo; Fellow, Fundação Nieman para Jornalismo,...

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Public Health Considerations for a Rapidly Changing World: An Interview with Professor Marcia Castro

June 26, 2018

By Ashley CollinsSão Paulo.

Marcia Castro is a professor of demography in the Department of Global Health and Population at the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health. She was recently promoted to the role of full professor and is the first Brazilian woman to receive tenure at Harvard. Professor Castro’s research focuses on the relationship between urbanization and health, as well as the social and environmental factors that contribute to the spread of vector-borne diseases.

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