Brazil's Balancing Act: Reconciling the Demands of Economic Development, Environmental Protection and Indigenous Rights


March 5, 2013
2-5 pm    International Lounge, Usdan Student Center, Brandeis University

Experts working in diverse fields – including economic development, international business, environmental protection, international law, human rights and indigenous rights – examined the intersecting interests and responsibilities of those working in sometimes conflicting sectors.


The event was moderated by Dean Bruce Magid of the Brandeis International Business School.

The symposium provided a forum for dialogue about how Brazil might best fulfill its local, national, and international obligations.  


2:00 - Welcome and introductions
2:15-3:30 - Panelist remarks
3:30-3:45 - Short break
3:45 - 4:45 - Moderated discussion with panelists, followed by Q&A with audience
4:45 - Public reception
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