Brazil

AlbaNova Laser Laboratory. Photo: Melker Dahlstrand. Imagebank Sweden.
AlbaNova Laser Laboratory. Photo: Melker Dahlstrand. Imagebank Sweden.

Companies’ Innovation in Brazil: Law of Good

Investments in Research, Development and Innovation are never easy to obtain. There are currently some laws in Brazil to give incentives to investment in these areas. One of them is known as the Law of Good or Law 11.196 / 05. Since 2005, it has...

Women’s day: Meet Alessandra Holmo from CISB

March 8! To celebrate this date, nothing better than presenting to you an important woman for innovation and cooperation between Brazil and Sweden - Alessandra Holmo. She is currently Managing Director of the Swedish-Brazilian Research and...
Photo: Marcelo Gondim and Carlos Cruz.
Photo: Marcelo Gondim and Carlos Cruz.

Get to know CNPq in Brazil

The National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq) is an agency of the Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovation and Communications (MCTIC). It has as main attributions to support the scientific and technological research...
Anprotec building
Anprotec building. Photo: Jacob Paulsen.

Visit to Anprotec: new opportunities to cooperate

The Science and Innovation Office visited the National Association of Entities Promoting Innovative Enterprises (Anprotec) in their new office in Brasília. The meeting was attended by Sheila Oliveira, Executive Director, Elso Alberti, director of...
Photo: Science and Innovation Office Brazil.
Photo: Science and Innovation Office Brazil.

The Annual Kick-off meeting for Team Sweden In Brazil

On January 29, the annual kick-off meeting for Team Sweden Brazil was held at the Swedish Embassy in Brasília. The participating members of Team Sweden were the Swedish Embassy, the General Consulates of São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, the Office...