• Categories
  • Archives

34% of Brazilian Indians Are in School

The Secretariat of Ongoing Education, Literacy Training, and Diversity (Secad) of Brazil’s Ministry of Education (MEC) informed yesterday that this year’s budget for indigenous school education will be 233% greater than last year’s: US$ 4.2 million (11 million reais), as against US$ 1.2 million (3.3 million reais).

Tags:

  • Show Comments (0)

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

comment *

  • name *

  • email *

  • website *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Ads

You May Also Like

Brazil Earmarks US$ 420,000 for Drug Users’ Syringe Exchange

This week, Brazil’s Ministry of Health released norms on what is known as harm ...

In Brazil, Blacks Earn Only Half as Much as Whites

A survey just released by the union-linked socio-economic studies department (Departamento Intersindical de EstatÀ­stica ...

To the Rescue

By raising the rate it charges for lending, the Brazilian central bank hopes to ...

Chocolate Exports Bring US$ 132 Million to Brazil

Chocolate exports from Brazil to Arab countries have increased by 50% this year. Sales ...

Brazil Holds Latin American Summit

The heads of state of 19 South and Central American nations, along with Mexico, ...

New Millennium in the Backlands

Finished the trance, the old man stood up and took the grandson in his ...

Luxury Has Become a US$ 5 Billion Industry in Brazil

Brazilian companies prevail in the country's luxury products market. A survey conducted by consultancy ...

Indians from Brazil Get Land They Had for 400 Years

The homologation of Brazil’s Raposa Serra do Sol indigenous reserve last week legitimized the ...

Brazil Says Its Sí£o Francisco River Project Will Benefit 12 Million

Brazil’s Ministry of National Integration reports that its regional river basin development corporation (Companhia ...

Brazil Gets Over Half a Million Tourists in April. A 10% Jump.

Brazil received 546,200 foreign visitors in the month of April.  Arrivals on international flights ...