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Seminar of the development of the MERCOSUR border region

The Secretariat for Bilateral and Regional Negotiations in the Americas of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs promoted, together with the Alexandre de Gusmão Foundation (FUNAG), a seminar on the development of the MERCOSUR border region, which took place on October 1st, 2019, at the Itamaraty, in Brasília.

The seminar aimed at promoting dialogue between the representatives of the governments and civil society in Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay, and Uruguay on the development of their border region.

The event’s opening featured the participation of the Secretary for Bilateral and Regional Negotiations in the Americas, Ambassador Pedro Miguel da Costa e Silva; Uruguayan Ambassador to Brazil, Gustavo Vanerio; Chargé d’Affaires of the Argentinian Embassy in Brazil, Minister First Class Roberto S. Bosch; and Chargée d’Affaires of the Paraguayan Embassy in Brazil, Minister Nimia da Silva.

The first panel, on socioeconomic development rates in the MERCOSUR borders, featured the participation of the Coordinator of the Standing Committee for Border Area Development and Integration (CDIF) and General Coordinator of Territory Management (CGGT) of the Minister for Regional Development, Maria Thereza Ferreira Teixeira (check out the presentation slides, portuguese only); Professor of the Center for Border Studies of the Uruguayan University of the Republic (UdelaR), Mauricio de Souza Silveira (check out the presentation slides, portuguese only); and Researcher at the Directorate of Regional, Urban and Environmental Studies and Policies (DIRUR) of the Institute for Applied Economic Research (IPEA), Bárbara Oliveira Margutti (check out the presentation slides, portuguese only).

The second panel, on trade, tourism, and infrastructure in the MERCOSUR border, included participations by the Secretary for Matters of Defense and National Security of the Institutional Security Cabinet of the Presidency of the Republic (GSI), Brigadier Ary Soares Mesquita (check out the presentation slides, portuguese only); President of the Banco Familiar of Paraguay, Alberto Acosta Garbarino (check out the presentation slides, portuguese only); Director of the Lagoa Mirim Development Agency (ALM) and Professor of Hydro Energy at the Federal University of Pelotas (UFPel), Dr. Gilberto Loguercio Collares (check out the presentation slides, portuguese only); and Tax Auditor of the Undersecretariat of Customs Administration (SUANA) of the Department of Federal Revenue of Brazil, Renato Cardoso de Souza (check out the presentation slides, portuguese only).

Watch the videos of the event:

  • Opening with the Secretary for Bilateral and Regional Negotiations in the Americas, Ambassador Pedro Miguel da Costa e Silva; Uruguayan Ambassador to Brazil, Gustavo Vanerio; Chargé d’Affaires of the Argentinian Embassy in Brazil, Minister First Class Roberto S. Bosch; and Chargée d’Affaires of the Paraguayan Embassy in Brazil, Minister Nimia da Silva.

 

Photos: Arapuã Brito.

For more photos of the event, visit our Flickr.

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