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1 A Brilliant Jewel: Celibacy and its Malcontents in the Brazilian Catholic Church In this Departmental Seminar, Maya Mayblin (University of Edinburgh) discusses the relatively late and most challenged rule in the Brazilian Catholic Church - celibacy. 4 November 2016. Maya Mayblin 31 Jul 2017
2 Exhibiting violence and social change in Brazil Prof. Elizabeth B. Silva (The Open University) discusses the role of staged events in remembering the establishment of dictatorship in Brazil in 1964. 19 May 2017. Elizabeth B. Silva 26 Jul 2017
3 Old media, new media, and politics in Brazil Part of the Business and Practice of Journalism Seminar Series, by Americo Martins, editor, Global Editorial Partnerships, BBC, and former director general of Brazil's public broadcasting company. Americo Martins 20 Jan 2017
4 FMR 53 General - Humanitarian visas: building on Brazil's experience Brazil’s humanitarian visas are an important tool in complementary protection, offering legal pathways for forced migrants to reach a safer country. Liliana Lyra Jubilut, Camila Sombra Muiños de Andrade, André de Lima Madureira 11 Oct 2016
5 FMR 52 - Family allowance extended to refugees in Brazil The Brazilian government has extended an allowance, which was created to assist poor Brazilian families, to refugees. Lilian Yamamoto 12 Jul 2016
6 From coffee to industry: Changes in migrants' characteristics in metropolitan areas in Brazil Presenting his PhD research, Visiting Fellow Guilherme Ortega explores migrant characteristic in Campinas metropolitan area, Brazil Guilherme Ortega 20 May 2016
7 FMR 51 - From Syria to Brazil Precisely because of the difficulties Syrians face in entering the EU, Brazil has opened up to them. Marília Calegari, Rosana Baeninger 19 Dec 2015
8 Cabinet Co-sponsorship Networks in Brazil Lucio Rennó (University of Brasília) gives a talk at the workshop on Coalitional Presidentialism at the Federal Congress of Brazil, Brasília. Lucio Rennó 16 Dec 2015
9 Coalitional Presidentialism in Latin America: Is Brazil Exceptional? Timothy Power (University of Oxford) gives the seventh talk at the workshop on Coalitional Presidentialism at the Federal Congress of Brazil, Brasília. Timothy Power 16 Dec 2015
10 The Brazilian Case: Researching Coalitional Presidentialism Carlos Nepomuceno gives the sixth talk at the workshop on Coalitional Presidentialism at the Federal Congress of Brazil, Brasília. Carlos Nepomuceno 16 Dec 2015
11 Creative Commons Are the BRICS building a New World Media Order Daya Thussu, professor of internal communication, and co-editor of 'Mapping BRICS Media' University of Westminster, gives a talk for the Reuters Seminar series. Daya Thusso 09 Nov 2015
12 Creative Commons FMR 49 - Brazil’s draft law for environmental migrants Brazil is developing a long-term solution for filling a legislative gap affecting environmental migrants. Isabela Piacentini de Andrade 18 Jun 2015
13 Brazilian Post-Transisitonal Justice On Februrary 14th, Dr Par Engstrom from the University College London gave a lecture on recent developments in transitional justice in Brazil. Par Engstrom 12 Nov 2014
14 Intellectual property and informal economy: a commodity chain from China to Brazil through Paraguay Rosana Pinheiro-Machado (of ODID, Oxford)'s anthropology departmental seminar focuses on the transmission of diverse goods in a commodity chain that was formed in the 1980s. Rosana Pinheiro-Machado 29 Apr 2014
15 Creative Commons THEMIS: “How to get into London?”: the role played by travel agencies to move Brazilian migrants to the UK Gustavo Dias presents his paper '“How to get into London?”: the role played by travel agencies to move Brazilian migrants to the UK' in parallel session IV(D) of the Examining Migration Dynamics: Networks and Beyond conference Gustavo Dias 23 Jan 2014
16 Creative Commons THEMIS: Respondent-driven sampling as a recruitment method Jennifer Wu presents her paper 'Respondent-driven sampling as a recruitment method' co-authored by Rojan Ezzati, in Parallel session II(B) of the conference Examining Migration Dynamics: Networks and Beyond, 24-26 Sept 2013 Jennifer Wu 20 Jan 2014
17 Creative Commons THEMIS: Should I stay or should I go? The role of relationships in the decision to migrate, stay, or return: the Brazilian migrants case study Ana Paula Figueiredo presents her paper 'Should I stay or should I go? The role of relationships in the decision to migrate, stay, or return' in Parallel session I(D) of the conference Examining Migration Dynamics: Networks and Beyond, 24-26 Sept 2013 Ana Paula Figueiredo 20 Jan 2014
18 Creative Commons THEMIS: Female migration and intergenerational relationships: the use of ICTs by Brazilian migrant women in the United Kingdom Tania Tonhati presents her paper 'Female migration and intergenerational relationships: The use of ICTs by Brazilian migrant women in the UK' in Parallel session I(B) of the conference Examining Migration Dynamics: Networks and Beyond, 24-26 Sept 2013 Tania Tonhati 20 Jan 2014
19 Brazilian serialities: imagining persons (24 May 2013) In this Anthropology Departmental Seminar, Professor Joao de Pina-Cabral (University of Kent) discusses the creative use of personal names in Brazil. Joao de Pina-Cabral 13 Nov 2013
20 Launch of Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network: Dr Paulo de Martino Jannuzzi Ministers and distinguished high-level representatives from around twenty countries formally launched a new Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network in Oxford on 6 June. Dr Paulo de Martino Jannuzzi, Brazil. Paulo de Martino Jannuzzi 10 Jul 2013
21 Launch of Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network: Dr Paulo de Martino Jannuzzi, Brazil Ministers and distinguished high-level representatives from around twenty countries formally launched a new Multidimensional Poverty Peer Network in Oxford on 6 June. Dr Paulo de Martino Jannuzzi, Brazil. Paulo de Martino Jannuzzi 10 Jul 2013
22 Creative Commons FMR 42 LGBTI refugees: the Brazilian case Public policies in defence and in favour of LGBT people are neither sufficient nor effective in reducing homophobic violence in Brazil. Henrique Rabello de Carvalho 10 May 2013
23 Creative Commons FMR 35 Local integration of refugees in Brazil Local integration is a complex economic, political, social and cultural process. Julia Bertino Moreira, Rosana Baeninger 08 Apr 2013
24 Creative Commons FMR 35 Amnesty for clandestine refugees in Brazil The story of clandestine refugees in Brazil. Alex André Vargem 08 Apr 2013
25 Creative Commons FMR 35 Enhancing refugees' integration: new initiatives in Brazil Recent initiatives in Brazil have strengthened protection and enhanced integration opportunities for refugees. Liliana Lyra Jubilut 08 Apr 2013
26 Creative Commons The Price of Omission: Brazilian Government Reparations to Victims of the Military Regime: Oak Series on Amnesty Dr. Glenda Mezarobba, Research Fellow, Universidade de Campinas; Executive Director,. Glenda Mezarobba 29 Jun 2012
27 Creative Commons Challenges for Media Democratization in Brazil and Latin America Dr Carolina Matos, former LSE fellow, gives a talk for the Reuters Institute seminar series on 6th June 2012. Carolina Matos 25 Jun 2012
28 Body Arts: The Panará People Dr Elizabeth Ewart of the University's Institute of Anthropology and Jaanika Vider, a former student, discuss body adornment and identity in Amazonia,. Elizabeth Ewart, Jaanika Vider 22 Aug 2011
29 Body Arts: Feathers, Beads and Paint Professor Peter Rivière and Director of the Pitt Rivers Museum, Dr Mike O'Hanlon, discuss decorative applications of feathers, beads and paint to the body,. Peter Rivière, Mike O'Hanlon 22 Aug 2011
30 Impunity versus Accountability in Uruguay: The Role of 'la Ley de Caducidad' Presentation 6 of plenary 3 of the Amnesty in the Age of Accountability: Brazil in Comparative and International Perspective Conference. Elin Skaar 21 Feb 2011
31 Creeks of Justice: Debating Post-Atrocity Accountability in Rwanda and Uganda Presentation 3 of plenary 3 of the Amnesty in the Age of Accountability: Brazil in Comparative and International Perspective Conference. Phil Clark 21 Feb 2011
32 Cross-National Perspectives on Amnesties Presentation 1 of plenary 3 of the Amnesty in the Age of Accountability: Brazil in Comparative and International Perspective Conference. Louise Mallinder 21 Feb 2011
33 Amnesty, Consequentialism, and Deferred Judgments Presentation 5 of plenary 2 of the Amnesty in the Age of Accountability: Brazil in Comparative and International Perspective Conference. Leslie Vinjamuri 21 Feb 2011
34 Impunity in Latin America: National Courts and Continuing Challenges Presentation 4 of plenary 2 of the Amnesty in the Age of Accountability: Brazil in Comparative and International Perspective Conference. Naomi Roht Arriaza 21 Feb 2011
35 The Age of Accountability: The Rise of Individual Criminal Accountability Presentation 3 of plenary 2 of the Amnesty in the Age of Accountability: Brazil in Comparative and International Perspective Conference. Geoff Dancy 21 Feb 2011
36 Amnesty and the Inter-American Human Rights System Presentation 2 of plenary 2 of the Amnesty in the Age of Accountability: Brazil in Comparative and International Perspective Conference. Par Engstrom 21 Feb 2011
37 The Status of Domestic Amnesties in International Criminal Law Presentation 1 of plenary 2 of the Amnesty in the Age of Accountability: Brazil in Comparative and International Perspective Conference. Max Pensky 21 Feb 2011
38 Memory and National Reconciliation: The Amnesty Impasse in the Unfinished Brazilian Democratic Transition (in Portuguese) Presentation 4 of plenary 1 of the Amnesty in the Age of Accountability: Brazil in Comparative and International Perspective Conference. Please note: this presentation is in Portuguese. José Carlos Moreira da Silva Filho 21 Feb 2011
39 Amnesty and Recognition: The Process of Social (Dis)integration of the Brazilian Political Transition (in Portuguese) Presentation 3 of plenary 1 of the Amnesty in the Age of Accountability: Brazil in Comparative and International Perspective Conference. Please note: This presentation is in Portuguese. Roberta Caminero Baggio 21 Feb 2011
40 Reasons for the Effectiveness of the Amnesty Law in Brazil and Alternatives for Truth and Justice Regarding the Severe Human Rights Violations during the Military Dictatorship (1964-1985) (in Portuguese) Presentation 2 of plenary 1 of the Amnesty in the Age of Accountability: Brazil in Comparative and International Perspective Conference. Please note, this presentation is in Portuguese. Paulo Abrão 21 Feb 2011
41 Amnesty in Brazil: An Open Debate (in Portuguese) Presentation 1 of plenary 1 of the Amnesty in the Age of Accountability: Brazil in Comparative and International Perspective Conference. Please note, this presentation is in Portuguese. Jessie Jane Vieira de Souza 21 Feb 2011
42 Reframing Human Rights in the Global Era:a tribute to Sérgio Vieira de Mello "Reframing Human Rights in the Global Era: a tribute to Sírgio Vieira de Mello", delivered by the former president of Brazil, Dr Fernando Henrique Cardoso as part of the British Council's series of lectures on "Raising Human Rights Awareness". Fernando Henrique Cardoso 08 Dec 2008