The EU's contributions to the concept of global political justice and the Brazilian perspective

The Institute of Social and Political Studies at State University of Rio de Janeiro hosted a seminar on Brazilian foreign policy and global justice in Rio de Janeiro on 24 September 2018. 

GLOBUS team in Brazil (Photo: Johanne D. Saltnes)

As a part of the GLOBUS study tour to Brazil, State University of Rio de Janeiro organised a seminar on the Brazilian perspective on global political justice. 


09:00 Welcome and introduction

João Feres Júnior, Director of the Institute for Social and Political Studies (IESP-UERJ)

Letícia Pinheiro, Director of Political Science Programme of the Institute for Social and Political Studies (IESP-UERJ) and GLOBUS researcher

10:00 GLOBUS presentations

General introduction
Helene Sjursen, ARENA Centre for European Studies, University of Oslo

Cooperation and conflict
Ben Tonra, University College Dublin

Climate change
Franz von Lucke, University of Tübingen

Sonia Lucarelli, University of Bologna

Trade and development
Pundy Pillay, Wits School of Governance

12:00 Lunch

14:00 Session 1: Cooperation for international development: A Brazilian perspective

Rubens de S. Duarte, Brazilian Army Command and General Staff College (ECEME)

14:45 Coffee break

15:00 Session 2: Different perspectives in Brazilian foreign policy: PT and PSDB

Andrea Hoffmann (IRI-PUC-Rio) (Photo: Johanne D. Saltnes)

Tiago Nery, Department of International Relations – State Government of Rio de Janeiro

15:45 Coffee break

16:00 Session 3: European Union and South American relations

Andrea Hoffmann, Institute of International Relations (IRI-PUC-Rio)

Published Sep. 24, 2018 1:51 PM - Last modified Sep. 26, 2018 9:33 AM