The Brazilian Academy of Sciences was founded in 1916 and brings
together the most eminent scientists in the Mathematical, Physical, Chemical,
Earth, Biological, Biomedical, Health, Agricultural, Engineering and Social.
The Brazilian Academy of Sciences (ABC) and the Brazilian Society for the Advancement of Science (SBPC) put together a study group who elaborated contributions for the dialogue about the possible alterations to the Brazilian Forest Code.
A proposal forwarded to the candidates for presidency of the republic of Brazil, in a joint initiative between the Brazilian Academy of Science (ABC) and the Brazilian Society for the Advancement of Science (SBPC).
For the first time out of it's birth country, Hungary, the sixth edition of the World Science Forum will be held in Brazil, in Rio de Janeiro. It is a world-wide event with participants from over a hundred countries including eminent scientists, Nobel Laureates, key policy makers and high-level guests that will discuss the role of science, and the ethical, environmental, economic, social and cultural consequences of scientific discoveries.