Brazil in South American Integration and Global and Regional Politics of Climate ( * )

@inproceedings{Viola2009BrazilIS,
  title={Brazil in South American Integration and Global and Regional Politics of Climate ( * )},
  author={E Viola},
  year={2009}
}
This paper is driven by two major questions: Why there is a big gap between the strong rhetoric of all South countries supporting regional integration and the poor outcomes achieved so far?; and, Why Brazil, having a low carbon intensive energy matrix, has not taken a leading global and regional role in climate change mitigation and adaptation? The paper has two parts. The first one “Integration and Fragmentation in South America” analyses the dynamic of the South American countries and… CONTINUE READING