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Matthijs van Miltenburg MEP joins EUBrasil

“We can encourage growth and social inclusion on both sides of the Atlantic and EUBrasil can help us” Matthijs van Miltenburg MEP is the newest member of the EUBrasil association, which has now 29 MEPs. He signed his membership on Wednesday (19/11) during a visit to EUBrasil’s offices, in Brussels. The MEP spent a couple

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Brazil and EU discuss issues on Intellectual Property

Brazil and EU representatives will resume discussions on intellectual property with another stage of bilateral dialogue, which will be held in Brussels on the second half next year. Intellectual property has been one of the main areas of cooperation under the EU-Brazil Strategic Partnership initiated in 2007. EU and Brazil have been holding annual meetings

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Workshop on animal welfare at slaughter

The European Commission and Brazil’s Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Supply (MAPA) are holding a training workshop on animal welfare at slaughter from today (18/11) to 21 November, in Uberlandia, Minas Gerais, Brazil. The workshop is part of a series of regional seminars on health and animal welfare happening in South America between 2013 and

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Two new MEPs join EUBrasil

EUBrasil welcomes two new MEPs as members of the association: Inmaculada Rodríguez-Piñero Fernández and Fernando Ruas. Portuguese Fernando Ruas is member of the Group of the European People’s Party (Christian Democrats), vice-president of the Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly. He is also a member of the Committee on Regional Development. “As a honorary

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Jose Inacio Faria

José Inácio Faria MEP joins EUBrasil

EUBrasil welcomes Portuguese José Inácio Faria MEP. Member of the Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe, Faria is also a member of the Delegation for Relations with the countries of Central America and the Delegation to the Euro-Latin American Parliamentary Assembly. He signed EUBrasil membership on 13/11, when he also gave

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Stefano Agnelli, the director of European Institutional Affairs at Eutelsat and a member of EUBrasil

EUBrasil: Developing a cooperation in new ICT services to face the global competition

The cooperation efforts between Brazil and the European Union should focus on industrial projects to address the necessity of new services, such as cloud computing, 3D printers and smart cities. This was the main conclusion of the working dinner offered by the EUBrasil Association, in the context of the VII Dialogue Brazil-EU on Information Society.

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EUBrasil: Encouraging competition and investment is one of the priorities of the VII EU-Brazil Dialogue on the Information Society

EUBrasil Association promotes action to strengthen dialogue on Information Technologies and Communications on Monday, 10 November, in Brussels. The Association will present the study “Brazil and EU digital economies: recent developments”, commissioned to Cullen International, during a dinner offered to the Brazilian and European delegations. A number of Members of the European Parliament are confirmed,

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Vice-president of the European Parliament, Antonio Tajani MEP, joins EUBrasil

MEP since 1994, the Italian Antonio Tajani is a member of the Group of the European People’s Party (Christian Democrats) at the European Parliament (EP). First vice-president of the EP, Mr Tajani signed the term of membership of the Association EUBrasil at the end of October. He is currently a member of the Delegation for

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Brazil’s ICT sector among those with most growth in the world despite slowing economy

EUBrasil has commissioned a study by Cullen International into the sector’s role in Brazil and European Union’s economies. It will be presented at a dinner hosted by the association to the delegations of VII Dialogue Brazil-EU on Information Society, in the presence of representatives of private sector and MEPs, such as Carlos Zorrinho, vice-president of

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Political role of BRICS is theme of papers and conference in Parma

The BRICSs role in global politics, socio-economic rights and inequalities; the economic dimension; sustainable development and energy are some of the themes of 16 papers prepared by BRICS Parma. These 16 papers will be discussed during an interdisciplinary conference, on 6 and 7 November, at the University of Parma. Additional information and all papers are

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