Embassy of Brazil in London

Brazil Day 2015 - Saturday 8 August, Trafalgar Square

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To begin the 12-month countdown to the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games, Trafalgar Square will be hosting another Brazil Day festival on Saturday 8 August. Attractions will include a wide range of Brazilian live music, a carnival parade, authentic Brazilian refreshments, and even beach volleyball. All are invited to come and enjoy this free event celebrating Brazil's culture and its passion for sports. Read more

Brazil hails Iranian nuclear deal

Brazil has praised the comprehensive long-term agreement on the Iranian nuclear programme reached in Vienna, on 14 July, by the P5+1 countries and Iran, with the facilitation of the EU. Brazil has always supported, including through the 2010 Tehran Declaration, the diplomatic efforts aimed at ensuring the exclusively peaceful nature of the Iranian nuclear programme and the normalization of Iran's relations with the international community. Read more

Brazilian Bilingual Book Club

Next Session: 20 August | 6.30pm
Embassy of Brazil
14 – 16 Cockspur Street
London SW1Y 5BL

The Embassy's book club meets once a month; the idea is that participants read one of the classics from Brazilian literature and then come to the Embassy to share their thoughts – in English – with fellow readers. The August meeting will be discussing Canaan (1902) by Graça Aranha.
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Vacancy / Vaga (Embassy of Brazil - Chancery)

The Embassy of Brazil opens selection procedure for the position of Administrative Assistant. Applications until 10 July 2015. Read more
A Embaixada do Brasil abre processo de seleção para vaga de Auxiliar Administrativo. Inscrições até 10 julho 2015. Clique aqui

Lina Bo Bardi Fellowship 2015

Architects and designers interested in exploring the impact of Lina Bo Bardi's work in Brazil are now invited to apply for the 2015 fellowships, organised by the British Council. Fellows receive a travel grant and 4-6 weeks' accomodation in Brazil, as well as mentoring, advice and contacts from Lina Bo Bardi scholars. In a second phase the fellow may be awarded seed-funding to pursue a project in the UK that builds on their research in Brazil. Read more

Prospects for the World Economy; Martin Wolf

On 23 April, in association with the Diplomatic Press Attachés' Association (DPAAL), the Embassy hosted a talk by Martin Wolf, the Financial Times' chief economics commentator, who discussed the aftermath of the global financial crisis and the short- and long-term prospects for both developed and emerging economies.
Read Martin Wolf's presentation

Internet radio: The Brazilian Hour

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The Brazilian Hour is a English-language radio programme consisting mainly of Brazilian music but also including news and discussion about current events in Brazil. Produced in Los Angeles by staff from the Brazilian consulate, it was first broadcast in 1978 and is still going strong 37 years later. The programme also has its very own app for smartphones and tablets. Visit the website and listen

'CultureSmart!' Brazil Guide

This pocket-sized guidebook, now available in a revised and updated edition, aroused our interest with its slightly unusual format and content: in addition to the usual practical information it contains lots of cultural observations which give a flavour of the day-to-day situations many travellers to the country are likely to experience.
Paperback | Kindle edition
For more Brazilian-related books in English, see our bibliography.


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