Brazil’s Chancellor in Europe to Discuss US and EU Subsidies

This week the Brazilian Minister of Foreign Relations, Celso Amorim, will visit England and Switzerland to discuss the progress of negotiations in the sphere of the World Trade Organization (WTO).

He is in London today, where he is meeting with representatives of India, the United States, and the European Union to discuss this matter.

According to his schedule, Amorim will be in Geneva tomorrow for informal encounters – coordinated by the director-general of the WTO, Pascal Lamy – on the current phase in the round of negotiations.

While in Geneva he will fulfill other commitments. On Wednesday, November 9, Amorim will preside over the Ministerial Meeting of the Group of 20 (G-20). At this meeting representatives of 20 developing countries that have a special interest in agriculture will make an assessment of the negotiations on agricultural issues in the context of the WTO.

On Wednesday as well, he will hold bilateral meetings with chancellors of the group of former European colonies in Africa, the Caribbean, and the Pacific (ACP); the African Group; and the Relatively Less Developed Countries.

ABr

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Your email address will not be published.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’s Samba Schools Teach Condoms Are Good for You

The "Only Happiness Will be Contagious This Carnaval" project, launched 14 years ago by ...

Political Turbulence in Brazil Lowers Consumer Confidence Level

Brazilian Consumers’ confidence fell once again in July, according to the 20th Consumers’ Expectations ...

Lula Rushed to Hospital While Getting Ready to Fly to Davos

The president of Brazil Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva was undergoing tests in the ...

Brazil wants to install condom machines in schools

Condom Machines Won’t Solve Brazil’s Sex and Pregnancy Woes

Once again Brazil is offering a simplistic solution for a serious problem plaguing young ...

Brazil: How to Kill a Landless

There have been frequent episodes when Brazilian estate owners used terrorist methods against the ...

In Competitiveness, US Comes First and Brazil Is Almost Last in Line

The Competitiveness Indicator, a study conducted by Brazil’s Federation of Industries of the State ...

China’s Big Appetite Makes Cotton Market Look Good for Brazil

Next year should be good for the cotton sector, with greater demand and, consequently, ...

Blair Calls Lula Once Again to Apologize over Brazilian’s Killing

British Prime Minister Tony Blair telephoned Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva Tuesday ...

Brazilian train

A US$ 37 Billion Secret Project to Make Brazil and South America US and EU Friendly

The project for Integration of South American Regional Infrastructure (IIRSA, by its initials in ...

Brazilian Farmers to Use More Co-ops to Win the World

Establishing consortia with the objective of expanding existing markets and conquering new ones is ...