An Address by Wilson Witzel, Governor of Rio State
- Canning House
At this event, Wilson Witzel, Governor of Rio State, discussed “The Political and Economic Perspectives in Brazil and Rio”.
In autumn 2018, the House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee launched an inquiry into the effectiveness of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office’s approach towards South America, focusing on political and economic developments in the region, key trading industries, security and human rights, the impact of extractives and climate change on development, intra-regional relations, the role of the FCO in the region, as well as external state actors.
Canning House provided oral and written evidence for the report, highlighting both the opportunities and barriers to closer relations with the region.
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