Releases Pertaining to Brazil


2016
12/13/16 Under Secretary Shannon Travels to Santiago, Chile, and Brasilia, Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
12/07/16 Thousands Gather in Brazil for International Workshop on Drug Treatment and Prevention; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/21/16 Special Advisor for Children's Issues Travels to Argentina and Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/12/16 Special Advisor for International Disability Rights Judith Heumann To Travel to the Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/07/16 Brazil's Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
08/05/16 Remarks After Meeting With Brazilian Foreign Minister Jose Serra;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Palacio Itamaraty; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
08/02/16 Secretary of State John Kerry's Travel to Argentina and Brazil;  Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson John Kirby, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
05/27/16 Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs Mari Carmen Aponte Travels to Uruguay and Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/27/16 U.S. Launches #USinRio Campaign in Advance of 2016 Olympics and Paralympics; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/08/16 Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security Rose Gottemoeller Travels to Colombia, Ecuador, Argentina and Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/22/16 Special Coordinator Merten Travel to Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC

2015
11/06/15 U.S. Government Participation at the 2015 Internet Governance Forum; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/27/15 U.S. Special Envoy for Climate Change Todd Stern Travel to Brazil and Cuba; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/26/15 Coordinator for Cyber Issues and U.S. Coordinator for International Communications and Information Policy Travel to Brasilia; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/23/15 Assistant Secretary for Consular Affairs Travels to Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/21/15 Initial Design Team Shortlist Announced for New U.S. Embassy Project in Brasilia, Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/04/15 Brazil's Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
09/03/15 First Meeting of the U.S.-Brazil Global Human Rights Working Group; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/24/15 IIP Coordinator Macon Phillips Travel to Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/11/15 Assistant Secretary Thomas M. Countryman Travels to Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/30/15 Remarks at a Luncheon in Honor of President of Brazil Dilma Rousseff;  Deputy Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken; Washington, DC
06/22/15 Visit of Counselor Thomas A. Shannon to Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/25/15 Coordinator Christopher Painter and Ambassador Daniel Sepulveda To Travel to Brasilia and Sao Paulo; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC

2014
11/01/14 Ambassador Scheinman Travels to Chile, Argentina, and Brazil for Meetings on NPT RevCon; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/27/14 Elections in Brazil;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
09/05/14 Special Advisor for Children's Issues Travel to Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/05/14 Traveling to the World Cup in Brazil: Department of State Google+ Hangout; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/22/14 Internet Governance: United States Government To Participate in NETmundial in Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/14/14 Remarks at the FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour Ceremony;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
04/14/14 U.S. Department of State Announces World Cup-Centered Exchange Programs; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/10/14 U.S. Department of State To Host FIFA World Cup Trophy; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/14/14 Assistant Secretary Roberta S. Jacobson to Travel to Brazil and Paraguay; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC

2013
12/19/13 U.S.-Brazil Cooperation on Fulbright NEXUS Program on Climate Change; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/13/13  100,000 Strong in the Americas [Get Acrobat Reader PDF version   ]
09/04/13 U.S. Department of State and espnW Announce 2013 Global Sports Mentoring Program; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
09/03/13 U.S. Department of State Honors Wanderson Jackson of Brazil as the International Exchange Alumni Member of the Month; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/13/13 Meeting With Staff and Families of Embassy Brasilia;  Secretary of State John Kerry; U.S. Embassy Brasilia; Brasilia, Brazil
08/13/13 Remarks With Brazilian Foreign Minister Antonio de Aguiar Patriota After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Itamaraty Palace; Brasilia, Brazil
08/13/13 Remarks at Luncheon With Brazilian Foreign Minister Antonio Patriota;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Itamaraty Palace; Brasilia, Brazil
08/08/13 Secretary of State John Kerry's Travel to Colombia and Brazil;  Spokesperson Jen Psaki, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/17/13 Steering Group Meeting of the U.S.-Brazil Joint Action Plan To Eliminate Racial and Ethnic Discrimination and Promote Equality; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/31/13 Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs Tom Kelly Travels to Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/20/13 Remarks With Foreign Minister of Brazil Antonio de Aguiar Patriota Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
05/16/13 Julie Foudy and Brandi Chastain Lead U.S. Department of State Efforts to Engage and Empower Girls in Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/06/13 Brazil and Basketball: U.S. Department of State Announces Youth Sports Visitor Program; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC

2012
12/07/12 Death of Oscar Niemeyer; Deputy Spokesperson Mark C. Toner, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/07/12 15th International Anti-Corruption Conference; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/24/12 Joint Statement from the Fourth U.S.-Brazil Global Partnership Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
10/24/12 Remarks With Brazilian Foreign Minister Antonio de Aguiar Patriota;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
09/05/12 Brazil's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/20/12 U.S.-Brazil Joint Action Plan Technical Meeting; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/17/12 Special Representative for Global Intergovernmental Affairs Reta Jo Lewis Travels to Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/16/12 U.S. Department of State and espnW Announce Final Participants for Inaugural Global Sports Mentoring Program; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
08/13/12 Special Representative for Global Partnerships Kris Balderston To Lead Innovation Delegation to Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/29/12 Contract Awarded for the Brasilia, Brazil Consular Expansion Project; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/22/12 Remarks at Meeting With Staff and Families of Consulate General Rio de Janeiro;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Windsor Atlantica Hotel; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
06/22/12 Remarks at the U.S.-Africa Clean Energy Finance Initiative Launch;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; RioCentro; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
06/22/12 Remarks at the UN Conference on Sustainable Development Plenary;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
06/14/12 Special Representative for Global Intergovernmental Affairs Reta Jo Lewis Travels to Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/14/12 Women's Health Innovation Program; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/24/12 Special Representative Reta Jo Lewis Witnesses Signing of U.S.-Brazil Local Agreement; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/14/12 U.S. Department of State Announces International Exchange to Connect Women Entrepreneurs in the Americas; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/10/12 National Travel and Tourism Strategy; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/07/12 Contract Awarded for the Recife, Brazil Consular Expansion Project; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
05/07/12 Contract Awarded for the Sao Paulo, Brazil Consular Expansion Project; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/19/12 Intellectual Property Training Programs Funded; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/18/12 Brazil-U.S. Global Partnership Dialogue (Brasilia, April 16th 2012) Joint Communiqué; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/18/12 State Department Processing Visas at Record Pace: More Visitors from China and Brazil Mean More American Jobs; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/17/12 Open Government Partnership: First High Level Meeting; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/17/12 Remarks at the Open Government Partnership Opening Session;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Brasilia, Brazil
04/16/12 Assistant Secretary Ann Stock Travel to Brazil April 16-18; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/16/12 Meets With Embassy Brasilia Staff and Their Families;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; U.S. Embassy Brasilia; Brasilia, Brazil
04/16/12 Remarks With Brazilian Foreign Minister Antonio de Aguiar Patriota;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Itamaraty Palace; Brasilia, Brazil
04/16/12 Remarks at the Business Leaders' Lunch;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; National Confederation of Industries; Brasilia, Brazil
04/16/12 Travel of Assistant Secretary William R. Brownfield, Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/11/12 Secretary Clinton To Travel to Colombia, Brazil, and Belgium; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/11/12  U.S.-Brazil Joint Action Plan Promotes Racial and Ethnic Equality [Get Acrobat Reader PDF version   ]
04/09/12 MOU Between the Governments of the US and Brazil To Support State and Local Cooperation; Washington, DC
04/09/12  Photos: U.S.-Brazil Partnership for the 21st Century Conference
04/09/12 Remarks to the U.S.-Brazil Partnership for the 21st Century;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; U.S. Chamber of Commerce; Washington, DC
04/09/12 Secretary Clinton's Participation in "Brazil-U.S.: Partnership for the 21st Century" Conference; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/09/12  The United States and Brazil: An Education Partnership for the 21st Century
04/09/12  The United States and Brazil: Cooperation for Social Inclusion
04/09/12  The United States and Brazil: Health Cooperation
04/09/12  The United States and Brazil: Space Cooperation
04/09/12  The United States and Brazil: Trilateral Cooperation
04/06/12 Secretary Clinton To Deliver Remarks at the "Brazil-U.S.: Partnership for the 21st Century" Conference; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/26/12 Special Representative for Global Intergovernmental Affairs Reta Jo Lewis Travels to Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/26/12 Trans-Regional Crack Cocaine Symposium; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/12/12 Remarks on U.S.-Brazil Relations on the Eve of President Dilma Rousseff's First Visit to Washington, DC; Acting Assistant Secretary Roberta S. Jacobson, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars; Washington, DC
03/12/12 U.S.-Brazil Joint Commission Meeting on Science and Technology Cooperation; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/08/12 Remarks at the International Women of Courage Awards Ceremony;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
03/07/12 Background Briefing on the 2012 International Women of Courage Awards and other Women's History Month activities; Senior Administration Official, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/05/12 Interview by Igor Gielow of Folha de Sao Paulo; Acting Under Secretary for Arms Control and International Security Rose Gottemoeller; Brasilia, Brazil
03/05/12 Special Advisor for International Children's Issues Travels to Brazil and Argentina; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/01/12 Acting Under Secretary of State Rose E. Gottemoeller and Assistant Secretary Thomas M. Countryman Travel to Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
03/01/12 Building a Deeper Partnership With Brazil; Deputy Secretary William J. Burns; Rio de Janiero, Brazil
02/28/12 Deputy Secretary Burns' Travel to Brazil March 1 - 2, 2012; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/27/12 Assistant Secretary Andrew Shapiro Hosts the 2012 U.S.-Brazil Political Military Dialogue; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
02/27/12 Visa Interview Wait Times Drop Dramatically in Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/25/12 Secretary Clinton Meets With Brazilian Youth Participating in the Youth Ambassadors Program;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
01/25/12 U.S. Department of State Marks the 10th Anniversary of the Youth Ambassadors Program; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/24/12 Secretary Clinton to Greet Youth Ambassadors from Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/24/12 Special Representative for Global Intergovernmental Affairs Reta Jo Lewis Travel to Brazil; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/19/12 Visa Pilot Program; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/12/12 Year-on-Year Visa Demand Up in China and Brazil: State Department Continues To Reduce Visa Interview Wait Times; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
01/05/12 Welcome to Brazil's Science Without Borders Scholarship Recipients; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC

2011
12/09/11 Steering Group Meeting of the U.S.-Brazil Joint Action Plan to Eliminate Racial and Ethnic Discrimination and Promote Equality; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
11/08/11 The Growing Demand for U.S. Visas in China and Brazil; via Teleconference
09/02/11 Brazil's National Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/30/11 Coordination Meeting of the U.S.-Brazil Joint Action Plan to Eliminate Racial and Ethnic Discrimination and Promote Equality; Washington, DC
07/12/11 Remarks at the Open Government Partnership High-Level Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
07/09/11 Media Coverage Opportunities: The United States and Brazil Announce the Open Government Partnership on July 12, 2011; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/07/11 Secretary Clinton and Brazilian Foreign Minister to Launch Open Government Partnership on July 12; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/06/11 Passing of Former President Itamar Franco of Brazil; Department Spokesperson Victoria Nuland, Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/01/11 Remarks With Brazilian Foreign Minister Antonio de Aguiar Patriota After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
05/27/11 Assistant Secretary for Political-Military Affairs Shapiro Travels to Colombia and Brazil; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
05/16/11 Special Advisor for Children's Issues Ambassador Susan Jacobs Travels to Brazil to Discuss International Parental Child Abduction; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
05/13/11 Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs Deputy Assistant Secretary Alina Romanowski Travels to Argentina and Brazil; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
05/11/11 Remarks at the 41st Washington Conference on the Americas;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Loy Henderson Auditorium; Washington, DC Also available in Spanish
02/23/11 Remarks With Brazilian Foreign Minister Antonio Patriota After Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
02/08/11 Assistant Secretary Jose W. Fernandez Traveling to Brazil; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
01/27/11 Remarks to Brazilian Students and Teachers Participating in the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs Youth Ambassadors Program;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Department of State; Washington, DC

2010
12/29/10 Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton to Travel to Brazil for Presidential Inauguration;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
12/06/10  United States and Brazil Agree on Open Skies; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
11/03/10 Advancing Urban Planning in the Americas: Launching of the Sustainable Housing Prize Competition; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
11/01/10 Brazilian Election;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
09/20/10 Deputy Secretary of State James Steinberg to Deliver Remarks to The Council on Competitiveness' 2nd U.S.-Brazil Innovation Summit; Washington, DC
09/03/10 Brazil's Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
08/12/10 Debt-for-Nature Agreement to Conserve Brazil's Tropical Forests; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
05/18/10 United States and Brazil Collaborate on Racial Equality; Washington, DC
04/12/10 U.S.- Brazil Defense Cooperation Agreement (DCA); Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
03/24/10 Under Secretary Maria Otero to Lead U.S. State Department Delegation to the UN-HABITAT World Urban Forum in Brazil and to Participate in a Meeting of the U.S.-Brazil Common Agenda for the Environment; Washington, DC
03/03/10 Meet and Greet at U.S. Embassy in Brasilia;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Brasilia, Brazil
03/03/10 Remarks With Brazilian Foreign Minister Celso Luiz Nunes Amorim ;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Brasilia, Brazil
03/03/10 Secretary Clinton and Brazilian Foreign Minister Amorim Announce Increased Cooperation for Advancement of Women; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
03/03/10 Secretary Clinton and Brazilian Foreign Minister Amorim Announce Increased Cooperation on Climate Change; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
03/03/10 Secretary Clinton and Brazilian Foreign Minister Amorim Announce Trilateral Development Cooperation; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
03/03/10 Townterview With Brazil's Globo Network;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Zumbi dos Palmares University; Sao Paulo, Brazil
01/01/10 Dipnote Blog Post: Synching Up With Brazilian Youth Leaders;  Assistant Secretary Arturo Valenzuela, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; Washington, DC

2009
12/24/09 Return of Sean Goldman;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
12/23/09 On-the-Record Briefing;  Assistant Secretary Philip J. Crowley, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
12/16/09 Economic Partnership Dialogue Advances U.S.-Brazil Cooperation; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
12/16/09 U.S. Citizen To Be Returned From Brazil;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
12/16/09 U.S.-Brazil Biofuels Partnership Steering Group Meeting; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
11/20/09 U.S.-Brazil Celebrate Fifteen Years of Science and Technology Cooperation; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
11/18/09 Brazilian Black Consciousness Day; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
11/18/09 U.S.-Brazil Joint Commission Meeting on Science and Technology Cooperation; Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
09/15/09 Presidential Determination for Major Drug-Transit and Major Illicit Drug-Producing Countries;  Department Spokesman Ian Kelly; Washington, DC
09/06/09 Brazilian Independence Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
04/28/09 U.S.-Brazil Joint Action Plan To Eliminate Racial Discrimination; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
04/22/09 Department of State to Host Meeting of U.S.-Brazil Joint Action Plan to Promote Racial and Ethnic Equality; Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of the Spokesman; Washington, DC
03/18/09  U.S.-Brazil Joint Action Plan Promotes Racial and Ethnic Equality [Get Acrobat Reader PDF version   ]
03/13/09 Preview of President Barack Obama's Meeting With Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva;  Assistant Secretary Thomas A. Shannon, Jr., Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; On-The-Record Briefing; Washington, DC
03/10/09  Linking Voices Through the U.S.-Brazil Joint Action Plan
02/25/09 Brazil: Opportunities and Responsibilities;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC