Agenda 2030 in practice - lessons from socio-environmental work in Brazil

Agenda 2030 in practice - lessons from socio-environmental work in Brazil

Welcome to this seminar with guest from CETRA a socio-environmental NGO working in Ceará north-eastern Brazil. They are visiting Sweden for international networking and knowledge exchange and are interested to meet researchers and others with experience, knowledge or interests related to socio-environmental work in practice as: small scale biogas, rainwater harvesting, agroforestry, agroecology and social cooperation.

What Seminar
When Sep 18, 2019 11:15 AM to
Sep 18, 2019 01:00 PM
Where GMV, Gothenburg Centre for Sustainable Development. Aschebergsgatan 44 Gothenburg
Contact Name
Contact Phone 0766-22 92 22
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Mário Farias Junior work for CETRA a socio-environmental NGO in Ceará in north-east Brazil. Mário has 30 years’ experience from social and technical development work from semiarid areas in north-eastern Brazil. He will share some of their work related to rainwater harvesting, agroforestry, agroecology, small scale biogas systems and social cooperation.

Leon Rabelo work with CETRA and assist their international networking. Leon is a PhD student in Brasilia with a focus on communication and transparency and an eco-tourist guide in the Amazon rainforest. Leon has also studied Music in Sweden and Brazil. He will translate the presentation by Mário to Swedish or English depending on the participants preferences.


11.15 Welcome by Maria Ölund Focali and Bengt Carlsson Bento50
Presentations by Mário Farias Junior and Leon Rabelo CETRA
Open discussion and exchange of knowledge with participants
(Optional) Lunch at Wijkanders restaurang and continued discussion


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