Dept of State Public Diplomacy in São Paulo, Brazil
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The Consulate seeks project proposals in the following Priority Program Areas:
ADVANCING SOCIAL INCLUSION: Programs that promote human rights, diversity, and freedom of speech through initiatives that protect and empower members of marginalized and under-represented groups;
ENVIRONMENT AND CLIMATE CHANGE: Programs that promote environmental justice within Brazilian society, addressing problems associated with unequal experiences of environmental degradation. Programs that promote community preparation for the likely impact of climate change and reduce the harm of climate change are particularly welcome;
INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP;
PRESS FREEDOM AND COMBATING DISINFORMATION: Programs that promote press freedom, innovation – within both traditional and digital media –and factual reporting. Programs that increase media literacy, critical thinking, and combat dis-information and misinformation merit special attention.