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PRESS AND INFORMATION

This section is prepared to provide easy access to journalists and press members seeking for relevant information about Low Carbon Business Action in Brazil.

Readers will find a set of materials for download, as well as news published by media vehicles and important facts and figures about the programme for replication in your respective news stories.

Facts & figures

  • Four B2B Matchmaking Missions in Brazil in 2016
  • One C2C, C2B and B2B Reverse Matchmaking Mission to Pollutec Lyon, France in 2016
  • Over 120 Network Agreements with BR and EU Institutions, Sector Associations, Business & Trade Promotion Agencies
  • Support from EU Chambers in Brazil and National Trade Offices
  • 271 business and cooperation intentions between 70 EU and 110 Brazilian companies

MATCHMAKING MISSIONS IN 2017

Press members are welcome to follow up and report on the progress of Low Carbon Business Action in Brazil. As such the Action´s team has already defined the tentative schedule of a series of business matchmaking missions in 2017 in Brazil.
 
These missions will be conducted in line with important sector events, such as conferences, fair and exhibitions, in order to maximize business opportunities for EU and Brazilian companies attending the programme.
 
Please see the 2017 tentative calendar of missions below.

  • MATCHMAKING MISSION ON LOW CARBON AGRICULTURE
    May 1-5, Ribeirão Preto, SP, Brazil
  • Targeted subsectors: Biotechnology, Low Carbon Practices & Technologies, Soil Conservation, Forestry, Animal and Plant Nutrition, Geoprocessing, Capacity Building, etc.

    The matchmaking mission is organized in institutional partnership with Sebrae (Serviço Brasileiro de Apoio à Micro e Pequena Empresa) and CNA (Confederação Nacional da Agricultura), in line with the Agrishow 2017 Exhibition in Ribeirão Preto, SP, Brazil.

    MATCHMAKING MISSION ON ENERGY EFFICIENCY IN INDUSTRY
    June 19-22, São Paulo, SP, Brazil

    Targeted subsectors: Process Automation and controls, Heating Systems and technologies, Energy management (consultancy and software systems, capacity building and certification), Design and Engineering

    The matchmaking mission is organized in institutional partnership with Sebrae (Serviço Brasileiro de Apoio à Micro e Pequena Empresa) and CNI (Confederação Nacional da Indústria), in line with FEIMAFE 2017 trade fair.


  • MATCHMAKING MISSION ON RENEWABLE ENERGY
    October 03-06, Fortaleza, CE, Brazil
  • Targeted subsectors: All sectors: Solar, Wind, Photovoltaic, Biomass
  • The matchmaking mission is organized in institutional partnership with Reina+, MDIC (Ministério do Desenvolvimento, Indústria e Comércio) e Sebrae (Serviço Brasileiro de
    Apoio à Micro e Pequena Empresa).


  • MATCHMAKING MISSION ON WASTE MANAGEMENT & BIOGAS
    November 20-23, São Paulo, SP, Brazil
  • Targeted subsectors: Biogas, Waste to Energy, Waste Management (energy generation, processes and equipment)
  • The matchmaking mission is organized in institutional partnership with CNA (Confederação Nacional da Agricultura), MMA (Ministério do Meio Ambiente) and ABRELPE (Associação Brasileira de Empresas de Limpeza Pública e Resíduos Especiais).

  • AUDIOVISUALS & PUBLICATIONS

    Low Carbon Business Action at a glance

    Watch our video presentation

    Throughout 2016, the missions of Low Carbon Business Action in Brazil generated several audiovisual elements that bring the testimony of participating SME executives and partner institutions. 

    Illustrative videos about the matchmaking programme in Brazil can also be accessed in the Audiovisuals & Publications page.


    PRESS CONTACT

    Ms FERNANDA ARIMURA

    FSA COMUNICAÇÃO

    Email: fernanda@fsacomunicacao.com.br

    T.: +55 11 2448 6790

    M.: +55 11 97544 8331