Mercedes-Benz do Brasil inaugura fábrica dentro do programa Inovar Auto

by Senado Federal Mercedes-Benz do Brasil inaugura fábrica dentro do programa Inovar Auto A Mercedes-Benz do Brasil inaugurou nesta quarta-feira a unidade fabril em Iracemápolis, habilitada no Programa Inovar-Auto na modalidade “projeto More »

Access to Knowledge in Brazil: New Research on Intellectual Property, Innovation and Development

“Brazil is one of the world’s most productive crucibles for new ideas and practices in innovation and collaboration. This meticulously researched book provides a sweeping tour of the issues arising form that More »

Lei do Bem – Lei nº 11.196/2005 (Portuguese Edition)

Lei do Bem – Lei nº 11.196/2005 para Kindle. Institui o Regime Especial de Tributação para a Plataforma de Exportação de Serviços de Tecnologia da Informação – REPES, o Regime Especial de More »

A Convenient Truth: Urban Solutions from Curitiba, Brazil

Cities should be a solution not a problem for human beings. The city of Curitiba has demonstrated for the past 40 years how to transform problems into cost-effective solutions that can be More »

 

OECD Secretary-General’s visit to Brazil, 21-22 October 2013

Mr. Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD, will be in Brasilia on 21-22 October 2013 to present the OECD Economic Survey of Brazil and hold meetings with several Ministers. OECD.org – Brazil

OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría welcomes Brazil’s commitment to improving education and playing greater role in PISA Programme

OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría today welcomed Brazil’s further engagement with the Organisation’s world-leading global education assessment programme (PISA) during a signing ceremony in Brasilia with Brazil’s Minister for Education Aloízio Mercadante. OECD.org – Brazil

Brazil should continue efforts to boost education and improve young people’s job prospects

Brazil’s strong economic growth has helped cut the youth unemployment rate over the past decade to levels below those of most OECD countries. Increased investment in education and vocational training is also helping young people get a foot in the jobs market, according to a new OECD report. OECD.org – Brazil

Brazilian economy is expanding again but long-term challenges remain, says OECD

Brazil has moved up the ranks of the world’s largest economies while making economic growth ever more inclusive. OECD.org – Brazil

Carbon taxes and emissions trading are cheapest ways of reducing CO2, OECD says

Carbon taxes and emission trading systems are the most cost-effective means of reducing CO2 emissions, and should be at the centre of government efforts to tackle climate change,according to a new OECD study. OECD.org – Brazil

OECD Science, Technology and Industry Scoreboard 2013 country notes

OECD Science, Technology and Industry Scoreboard 2013 country notes OECD.org – Brazil

PISA 2012 Results – Brazil

The Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) is a triennial international survey which aims to evaluate education systems worldwide by testing the skills and knowledge of 15-year-old students. To date, students representing more than 70 economies have participated in the assessment. OECD.org – Brazil

Dividing the pie in Brazil: income distribution, social policies and the new middle class

Brazil has made remarkable progress in reducing poverty and inequality. This reduction is explained by strong growth but also by effective social policies. Besides growth, public services and cash transfers have played the biggest role, the latter notably through the successful “Bolsa Familia” programme. OECD.org – Brazil