A timely symposium on Brazil to promote understanding of this nation's vibrant culture and unique history: http://www.gresham.ac.uk/lectures-and-events/brazil-a-force-in-the-world As a former diplomat in Brazil, there are few people as keenly engaged with Brazil and its relationship with the world. Alan Charlton breaks down the manifold relationships that Brazil has forges with the wider international community. The symposium will look at the country's rapidly developing economy and place in the world in the context of its history, geography and politics. Current events and issues will be considered at a time when attention has been focused on the country through the World Cup and the Olympics.
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