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Brazil

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Transcript of Brazil

thnicity
Water Sources
ocio-Economic
"Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends."
Brazil
S3-05
Elliz Lohhh
Lin Mei Ann
Boey Sin Yee
Lauren Khoo
Jing Yi
People And Society
National Language: Portuguese
Whites: 53.7%
Mulatto: 38.5%
Blacks: 6.3%
Unspecified: 0.7%
Diversity of languages
eliefs
- Christianity
- Protestantism
Religion
Other Beliefs
- Beauty
- Gender-roles
- Strong family ties
Overpopulation
Crime
Corruption
Statuses
Income:
A
E
Health
Male:
68.84%
Life Expectancy At Birth
Total: 73.02%
Female: 76.74%
Infant Mortality Rates: 19.83/1000
Poverty
Economic
Environmental
Lack of Education
Remedies
Effects of Poverty
Crime:
Gangs - involved in illegal activites. Hard for law enforcers to dissolve.
Corruption - Police officers. Get involvde in criminal activities of gangs.
High Death Rates in Slums
Uneducated younger generation
Bolsa Familia Programme
Poor families with children receive average of R$70
Must commit to keeping children in school, health checks.
Gets families to invest in children
Gives future generations education
Brasil Sem Miseria
Additional cash benefits
Familes with children and live on less than R140 per month per person can apply
Money given to people not enough.

Still have millions of people who don't receive federal aid.

Impossible to provide money to poor forever.
Poorest region:
NORTHEAST
- most undeveloped
- extreme inequality of land tenure
- inability to get education
Distribution of Poverty
MAIN ISSUE
Poverty
THE
END
Environment
Total Population:
201,009,622
Negative
Environmental
Impacts
Deforestation
Agriculture
Requires large areas of land
Release pollutants into air:
- Negative impact on people's health
- Depletion of ozone layer
Policies
National Environment Policy


National Water Resource Policy

Forest governance
- Ensures rate of development of industry sustainable by environment
- Environmentally-friendly mechanisms/equipment
- Protects the river basins
- Restore forests
- Promote: biodiversity, jobs, income, to motivate landowners to comply
Afro Brazilians
1. Race
- Skin colour, appearance
Race & 'Beauty':
Hard bad hair
- Women discriminated, lack of better education/jobs
- Men have lower income compared to white
- Main cause of Poverty in Brazil -
2. Corruption
- Money not reaching people
- Kept by corrupted government
- More people continue to fall into poverty
- No action taken to reduce poverty
3. Droughts
- Inabity to cultivate crops
- Income relies largely on agriculture
North-East Region:
- inequality of land tenure
- lack of education and resources for farming
1. Tourism
3. Gangs -> Corruption

4. Lack of education
2.
EDUCATION
Majority:
Afro Brazilians
- Blacks are disadvantaged
- Economic participation: only 20% of GDP
- Higher unemployment
- lower pays
- 78% live below poverty line (compared to white: 40%)
- Life expectancy: 66 yrs (compared to white 72 yrs)
- High number of illiterates
- Lack of education
Rural Areas
- 18 million rural people live in poverty (highest no. in western hemisphere)
Urban Poverty
Why?
How can this Poverty be dealt with?
Opportunities
Options
Demand for agricultural land
What do we think is the Main Issue in Brazil?
Look Inside!!
Overview
Quiz
Quiz
Quiz~
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