The text could be a tool to ensure that Article 5 of the country’s constitution to be respected by states and municipalities, guaranteeing people’s right to come and go, work and conduct economic activities in the context of the pandemic, the president declared.
The protocol is reported to include, as annexes, understandings on the facilitation of trade and customs administration, good regulatory practices, and anti-corruption efforts. They will be incorporated into the agreement, signed in 2011.
The amount, Brazil expected to be obtained from wealthy nations, like the US, which organized the Leaders’ Summit on Climate on Thursday (Apr. 22).
The summit precedes the 26th Conference on Climate, COP26, to be held in November in Glasgow, Scotland. One of its main goals is to prevent the planet’s average temperature from rising above 1.5ºC this century.
The reform reached the office of the president’s chief of staff; the ministries of Foreign Relations, Justice, and Defense; the Government Secretariat; and the Attorney-General’s Office.