COVID-19 MEMORY AND EXPERTISE: A DIPLOMATIC PERSPECTIVE

By Sergio Moreira Lima, Brazilian Ambassador in Canberra, Australia   In isolation to prevent the dissemination of covid-19, one realises every single day that we live at a time of challenge.   It is up to us to make it also a time of hope and opportunity. Expertise and historical memory are important elements to […]

Brazil and the Corona Virus

Message from Ambassador Sérgio Eduardo Moreira Lima, Canberra. On March 11, the Director of the World Health Organisation declared COVID-19 a pandemic. This means that the spread of the new disease affects not only a wide geographic area but also a high proportion of the world population. It represents a most serious challenge for countries […]

Embrapa expects that partnership with CSIRO will benefit Brazilian agribusiness with new technological solutions

 President Celso Moretti talked exclusively with the Australian Brazil Business Council By Liz Lacerda, Foreign Correspondent     1.    What are Brazil’s biggest challenges that could benefit from this partnership with Australia’s CSIRO? At this stage, one of our top priorities determined by the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply is the development of the […]

2020 marks the 75th year of Brazil and Australia diplomatic relations.

The Brazilian Embassy in Canberra is launching its monthly Newsletter dedicated to promoting a greater knowledge of Brazil and Australia relations and the Brazilian economy, for the benefit of the Australian public, businesses and academic communities as well as for Brazilians in Australia. The idea is to provide updated information and statistics on the Brazilian […]

Bridging the distance in R&D cooperation, investment and trade

   Sérgio E. Moreira Lima, Ambassador of Brazil  1.              The connections between the two giant territories of the South provide a remarkable foundation for understanding and facing our common contemporary challenges in conserving our rich and unique heritage and biodiversity. Australia and Brazil should further explore these links in the pursuit of sustainable development to ensure the […]