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Are Olympic Games worth it for host cities? Learnings from Rio 2016 and other experiences

April 20, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The Brazil Brown Bag Seminar Series invites you to its discussion titled, “Are Olympic Games worth it for host cities? Learnings from Rio 2016 and other experiences” with Rodrigo Rosa, Visiting Professional Fellow, ILAS.

 


Rodrigo Rosa is currently Visiting Professional Fellow at Columbia University after eight years working as Special Advisor to the Mayor’s Office of the City of Rio de Janeiro, where he led various innovative initiatives on climate and environmental governance at the local and global scales. Rodrigo has considerable experience in the public sector as a legislative consultant of the Brazilian Federal Senate, where he worked on crafting important legislative works in Brazilian Congress. Rodrigo is a former journalist of major newspapers in Brazil, as Folha de S.Paulo and Jornal do Brazil with Master Degrees in Economics and environmental management and a PhD candidate at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro on energy and sustainable planning.

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Date:
April 20, 2017
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Venue

802 International Affairs Building
420W 118th Street
New York, NY 10027 United States
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Phone:
212-854-4643
Website:
ilas.columbia.edu