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Direct Government Involvement

Growing Brazilian involvement in Africa may have been driven by private sector investment but the government is quickly playing catch-up.

Cultural And Historic Ties

Brazil shares many similarities with sub-Saharan Africa, aside from ethnic connections and a shared, though very different, experience of the Atlantic slave trade.

Diplomatic Turning Point

Brazil’s foreign policy has traditionally focused on relations with the rest of South America, North America and Europe, with relatively little involvement in Africa.

Brazil: Portrait Of The Country

The global view of Brazil may not extend much beyond skilful football, samba dancing and the Amazon rainforest.