How Brazil is forfeiting the responsibility to build solutions for Venezuela

By Pedro Vormittag [13 min read] The Report of the Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, presented to the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) last week, proves that one of the most complex human rights challenges of the 21st century unfolds in South America. Meanwhile, in Brazil — Venezuela’s most… Read More How Brazil is forfeiting the responsibility to build solutions for Venezuela

Interview with Raul Jungmann

Columbia University, New York – February 2020. Raul Jungmann is a Brazilian politician. He served as Federal Deputy for the State of Pernambuco, and as Minister of Agrarian Development under the former president Fernando Henrique Cardoso, as well as Minister of Defence and Minister of Public Security under the former president Michel Temer. In an exclusive interview with… Read More Interview with Raul Jungmann

Brazil’s Complicated Relationship with Small Business

By Nathaniel Archer Lawrence [6 min read] As discussed in my previous piece “Brazil’s Complicated Relationship with Money,” Brazil has cultivated an abundance of financial education initiatives, 1,400 in fact.[1] Among these programs, however, one category remains conspicuously absent: small business. In total, small business represents a mere 1% of total initiatives.[2]