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International relations

Potential and limits of the G20 under Brazil’s presidency

In an increasingly polarized world, which for many resembles a Cold War, with two ongoing conflicts with no end in sight, Brazil has made efforts to depolarize while opening a space for politics and dialogue.

Paraguay: the challenge of ITAIPU 

In January was the first summit of the presidents of Paraguay and Brazil to review the treaty. While Paraguay wants to increase the tariff searching for greater profitability, Brazil has stated its intention to lower it to reduce costs for Brazilian consumer.

Food security and opportunities for cooperation between Latin America and Europe

Cooperation between the EU and LAC requires joint multilevel action with a comprehensive approach covering political, economic and social aspects. And analyzing the variables that affect food security allows for a better understanding of possible scenarios and the development of long-term strategies.

Brazil returns to the world through the power of literature

Soft power is fundamental to project Brazil's influence globally. The government has therefore focused on rebuilding Brazil's image abroad, strengthening diplomatic relations and reinforcing the cultural agenda, including the reconstruction of the Ministry of Culture.

Brazil’s place in the South African lawsuit against Israel 

The Brazilian government expressed its support for South Africa's initiative. In the diplomatic sphere, this decision is due to the change of perspectives of the revisionist countries in the international system and the prominence of Brazil within these countries.

Latin America’s Global Geopolitical Projection

Around 80% of Mexico's exports continue to go to the United States, a proportion that remains the same as a decade ago. However, this dynamic does not reflect the reality of the rest of Latin America and is creating a gap between the north and the south of the region.