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Fact Sheet: United States Engagement with the G20 

Office of the Spokesperson February 21, 2024    Secretary Blinken will travel to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to attend the G20 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting February 21-22 to deepen cooperation and tackle issues of global concern including food insecurity, climate change, global health, workers’ rights, and geopolitical instability.  The United States, together with our partners, is taking ... Read More»

Readout: Secretary Blinken’s Meeting with Brazilian President Lula da Silva

February 21, 2024 The below is attributable to Spokesperson Matthew Miller: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken met with Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva today in Brasilia, Brazil. Secretary Blinken expressed U.S. commitment to partner with Brazil on its G20 presidency agenda to combat hunger and poverty, mobilize against the climate crisis, and ... Read More»

Fact Sheet: U.S. Relations with Brazil 

 Secretary Antony J. Blinken’s visit to Brasilia, Brazil on February 20, 2024, underscores the United States’ commitment to supporting Brazil’s goals during its Presidency of the Group of 20 (G20).  Secretary Blinken will meet with Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva in advance of the G20 Foreign Ministers Meeting in Rio de Janeiro. The ... Read More»

Health Alert: Dengue and Oropouche Fever in Brazil

Location: Dengue: Throughout Brazil; Oropouche: Amazonas and Acre Event: The CDC published Travel Health Notices for Brazil for dengue and Oropouche fever in February 2024. The CDC added Brazil to its Level 1 Travel Health Notice regarding dengue in the Americas: Dengue in the Americas – Level 1 – Level 1 – Practice Usual Precautions – Travel Health Notices | Travelers’ Health | CDC The CDC has also released a Level 1 Travel Health Notice for Oropouche fever in the ... Read More»