Keynote Speaker


All SD-Learning courses will be held at Room T-7 at the Major Groups/Side events pavilion at the RioCentro Convention Center. More information can be found at our Logistics page.

Social and environmental protection: the Brazilian experience with the programs Bolsa Familia (Famil

The course will present the development of social policy in Brazil, focusing on conditional cash transfer programs since 2004. In this regard, policy of the current Brazilian government will be presented, especially the launching of the Program Brazil Without Poverty (Brazil Sem MisÚria) with an emphasis on the program to support environmental conservation Green Grant (Bolsa Verde).


Cash transfer initiatives, which started back in 1990, have e


The main purpose of the course is to present the main Brazilian strategies to address the incidence of poverty and extreme poverty, with emphasis on their impacts and the institutional dimensions of inter-federal management.


1) The Family Allowance Program (Bolsa Familia): typology of benefits, target audie


Presentations, illustrated by slides, with a 45 minutes question and answer session at the end.


To provide an understanding of the social policies and major recent advances in this regard in Brazil and the challenges for overcoming extreme poverty.

Keynote Speaker
H.E. Luis Henrique Paiva Head of Brazil's National Secretariat of Citizenship Income (Senarc/MDS), M

Instructor 1
Mr. Marcelo Cabral Milanello, Project Manager of the Secretariat to Overcome Extreme Poverty, Minist ()
Instructor 2
Ms. Andrea Oncala, General Coordinator of the Green Grant Program, Ministry of Environment ()
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