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The United States Diplomatic Mission to Brazil Announces Visa Statistics for March 2014

The United States Diplomatic Mission to Brazil processed over eighty-thousand visas in March. Demand continues to grow, especially in Recife, which saw a twenty-four percent rise in visas processed over the same time last year. The U.S. Mission releases consular workload statistics to the Brazilian public. Consular Workload Brasília São Paulo Rio de Janeiro Recife Total ...
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The United States Diplomatic Mission to Brazil Announces Visa Statistics for February 2014

In February, the United States Diplomatic Mission saw a rise in Brazilian visa demand of at least 20% over the same time last year. In Recife alone, visa demand has risen over 40%. The U.S. Mission releases consular workload statistics to the Brazilian public. Consular Workload Brasília São Paulo Rio de Janeiro Recife Total Average applicants ...
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U.S. Vice Consul Visits Sorocaba

Vice Consul Samuel Callan Downing visited Sorocaba on March 14 to promote people-to-people exchanges and to bolster collaboration between Sorocaban and American industry and government.  With more than 100 export industries, Sorocaba is one of Brazil’s most important manufacturing centers, concentrating technologies related to auto parts and wind energy. The city is actively courting foreign ...
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U.S. Government Submission for NETmundial

The Government of the United States of America appreciates the opportunity to participate in the “Global Multi-stakeholder Meeting on the Future of Internet Governance,” or NETmundial. We commend the effort of the Brazilian government in coordination and consultation with the global Internet community to convene this meeting. We look forward to participating in meaningful discussions ...
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Secretary Kerry: Women Play a Central Role in Peace

International Women’s Day is more than a moment marked on a calendar. It is a day not just to renew our determination to make the world a more peaceful and prosperous place – but to recognize that a world where opportunities for women grow, is a world where the possibilities for peace, prosperity, and stability grow ...
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