by: Fernanda Nogueira and Mario Saraiva
On October 27, Brazil Talk in the company of Brazilian students at Columbia University was invited to visit the Brazilian Mission at the UN in order to learn more about this massive and at times veiled organization. Members of the Mission exposed the actions Brazil is undertaking at the UN and discussed the role of international organizations in different developmental challenges in Brazil. We’ll aim to highlight the main learning points from the visit.
It was startling to realize how little we know about what exactly entails the work of the UN. The UN is a complex organization. (more…)