Foreign Policy

Foreign Policy

It’s not (just) the economy, Minister


By Camila Assano

President Rousseff confirms Mauro Vieira as the new Minister of External Relations

Foreign policy has returned to the spotlight in the early days of President Dilma Rousseff’s second term after having all but disappeared during the election period. The good news is that the appointment of a new foreign minister and the future of diplomacy over the next four years have received considerable attention both in the specialized press and in the mass media. More importantly, it has created the expectation that Brazil will become more active again internationally.

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