• Seminário Internacional «Drivers de Segurança: Respostas Tecnológicas a Novos Desafios»
  • Seminário de Política Comparada e Relações Internacionais | Comparative Politics and International Relations Seminar
  • Revista de Imprensa Internacional «Eleições no Brasil» | International Brief Press «Elections in Brazil»
  • Revista R:I nº 57 «Que Segurança Marítima temos e queremos» | R:I Journal nº 57 «Which Maritime Security do we have and want?»
  • A revista R:I encontra-se disponível para consulta on-line | R:I Journal now available on-line
International Press Brief

Elections in Brazil

On October 7th, Brazil will vote to elect the next President in an atmosphere of deep polarization in the country. The different polls predict the passage of Jair Bolsonaro (PSL) and Fernando Hadad (EN) to the second round, with an advantage for the radical-right candidate. The intense debate of the election campaign focused not only on the themes and programs of the candidates, but also in major court cases and the future of Brazilian political regime.

Swedish Elections

The Swedish general election, on the 9th of September, gave the Social-Democrats first place, albeit with their worst result ever (28.4%). The Moderates followed at 19.8% and the Sweden Democrats – a far-right party, in third place, at 17.6%. What impact will this outcome have on the country and in Europe? 



Events

International Seminar «Security Drivers: Technological Responses to New Challanges»
The International Seminar «Security Drivers: Technological Responses to New Challenges» happens on October 18th, and is coordinated by IPRI-NOVA's researcher Teresa Ferreira Rodrigues.

Comparative Politics and International Relations Seminars
The next Comparative Politics and International Relations Seminars are already scheduled. The first session, “Here to stay? Analyzing policy reversals in the aftermath of the crisis” happens on November 9th. Amílcar Moreira, from ICS, will be the discussant.



IPRI in the News

Dos EUA ao Brasil: a ameaça do tribalismo identitário à democracia
José Pedro Teixeira Fernandes
Público, 14 | October | 2018

A morte lenta das democracias
Bernardo Pires de Lima
Diário de Notícias, 14 | October | 2018

A paragem brusca, por reforma, é «um desperdício brutal»
Teresa Ferreira Rodrigues
Público, 29 | Setembro | 2018



Working Papers

Working Paper n.º 57/2018
«Migration crisis in the EU: developing a framework for analysis of national security and defence strategies»
João Estevens, IPRI-NOVA

Working Paper n.º 56/2017
«Labour Market Reforms and the Crisis in Portugal: No change, U-Turn or New Departure?»
Daniel Cardoso & Rui Branco, IPRI-NOVA

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