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News Brazil » Education: Brazil's senate approves military intervention in Rio

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/brazils-senate-approves-military-intervention-rio-151551079.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Brasília (AFP) - Brazil's Senate overwhelmingly approved the takeover by ... have done nothing to resolve problems rooted in poor education and stunning inequality. There is particular controversy over government calls for the army-led police to be ...

News Brazil » Education: Brazilian Air Force Instructors Receive High Honors in the United States

News channel or source: http://www.maxwell.af.mil/News/Display/Article/1446090/brazilian-air-force-instructors-receive-high-honors-in-the-united-states/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The IAAFA award also recognized another Brazilian officer, FAB Lieutenant Colonel Tony Gleydson. The colonel took first place in the Instructor Training course at the Air Education and Training Command (AETC). The Brazilian instructors’ duties at IAAFA ...

News Brazil » Education: Brazil's Military Takeover Of Security In Rio De Janeiro Is A Looming Disaster

News channel or source: https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/brazil-military-intervention-rio-de-janeiro_us_5a8b47efe4b0117adf71037c
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

“It goes through urban policies, the reaffirmation of citizenship of the most vulnerable populations, change in drug policy, improvement in public education and the end of underemployment.” Political leaders in both Rio and Brazil, though, have had ...

News Brazil » Education: Brazil: Security Intervention in Rio Passes Vote in Lower House

News channel or source: https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Brazil-Security-Intervention-in-Rio-Passes-Vote-in-Lower-House-20180220-0015.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Vagner Freitas, president of the Unified Workers' Central, or CUT, said the people of Rio de Janeiro, and elsewhere in Brazil, do not need a “military intervention,” but a “social intervention,” one that expands and improves public education ...

News Brazil » Education: Why Brazil's Zika virus requires a political treatment

News channel or source: https://uk.news.yahoo.com/why-solution-zika-virus-brazil-172827764.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

much lower levels of education and far fewer women with jobs than in the rest of the country. The so-called “war on Zika” completely fails to address these social factors. The way in which Zika is framed in the media shapes public opinion in Brazilian ...

News Brazil » Education: Brazil’s fundamental pesticide law under attack

News channel or source: https://news.mongabay.com/2018/02/brazils-fundamental-pesticide-law-under-attack/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The safe application of pesticides is critical to protecting public health, but experts argue that Brazil offers little oversight of use training and education. Photo by Eric Akaoka Flickr Creative Commons Sonia Hess, a Federal University of Santa Catarina ...

News Brazil » Education: Mission unclear in Brazilian army takeover of Rio security

News channel or source: http://www.thesundaily.my/news/2018/02/20/mission-unclear-brazilian-army-takeover-rio-security
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The military is widely admired in Brazil. In fact it's seen by many as just about the ... sending more teachers to the impoverished neighborhoods where crime thrives. "Without quality education we won't get anywhere. Nothing is done to help the young ...

News Brazil » Education: From Girl Guide to saucy samba queen: How a lad's mag pin-up, 12,000 crystals and a LOT of work for a Brazilian booty turned a nice North London girl into Rio's new carnival star

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-5404355/From-Girl-Guide-saucy-samba-queen-Rios-carnival-star.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

It’s remarkable enough that Samantha Flores has been appointed 2018’s Queen of the Rio Carnival, the first non-Brazilian to lead the thousands ... and a private education at the £20,000-a-year King Alfred School in Golders Green.

News Brazil » Education: Ibero-America Improves Access to Education, but Quality Is Lacking

News channel or source: http://www.laht.com/article.asp?ArticleId=2451287&CategoryId=12394
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The OECD official, who is in Sao Paulo to discuss the findings of the triennial PISA student assessment with Ibero-American experts and education ministers, highlighted the “positive results” from Colombia, Peru and Brazil. He also applauded Portugal ...

News Brazil » Education: Brazilian army takeover of Rio security, mission unclear

News channel or source: http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2018/feb/20/brazilian-army-takeover-of-rio-security-mission-unclear-1776092.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The military is widely admired in Brazil. In fact it's seen by many as just about the ... sending more teachers to the impoverished neighborhoods where crime thrives. "Without quality education we won't get anywhere. Nothing is done to help the young ...