Baden-Württembergisches Brasilien- und Lateinamerika-Zentrum


Online Event: Scientific Research for and from the Amazon

Most of the research about the Amazon worldwide is conducted by Brazil. This webinar will show a little bit of the vast diversity of this research, carried out by important scientific institutions spread over the region.

This event is part of the Amazon Week, a series of multisectoral events on the sustainable development of the Amazon, organized by the Embassy of Brazil in Berlin.

When: 13.09.2023
Time: 3:00 pm CEST / 10:00 am BRT
Where: on-line
Registration here!



Opening - 3:00 pm CEST / 10:00 am BRT
- Dr. Osvaldo Luiz Leal de Moraes, Director of the Climate and Sustainability Department, Brazilian Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovations (MCTI)
- Dr. Luciano Fogaça de Assis Montag, Federal University of Pará (UFPA)

Panel 1 - Archeology and Linguistics - 3:15 pm CEST / 10:15 am BRT
- Dr. Helena Pinto Lima, Emilo Goeldi Museum (Museu Paraense Emilio Goeldi)
- Dr. Ana Vilacy Moreira Galucio, Emilo Goeldi Museum (Museu Paraense Emilio Goeldi)

Painel 2 – Climate and Health - 3:50 pm CEST / 10:50 am BRT
- Dr. Carlos Alberto Quesada, National Institute of Amazonian Research (INPA) and ATTO Tower
- Dr. Marcus Vinícius Guimarães de Lacerda, Fiocruz Amazônia

Painel 3 – Sociobiodiversity and Innovation - 4:25 pm CEST / 11:25 am BRT
- Dr. Helder Lima de Queiroz, Instituto Mamirauá
- Dr. Andrea Viviana Waichman, Federal University of Amazonas (UFAM)

Closing remarks - 5:00 pm CEST / 12:00 pm BRT