Archive for February, 2012

BRAZIL WOMEN OF COURAGE, GLOBAL PRESS INSTITUTE BRAZIL, –NEXT Meeting Friday March 10 Noon Pacific

February 21, 2012

Join us as we discuss the Coffe Plantation, the Secretary of State’s International Women of Courage Awardee who AWIU hosted on tuesday night in DC and much more.  Everyone interested is welcome.  Call in 1-605-475-6150 password 988993#  And learn more about our grant for a new South American Bureau in Recife Brazil for the Global Press Institute.  

BRAZIL PRODUCES MORE COFFEE THAN ANYWHERE AND WE ARE GOING TO LEARN MORE

February 21, 2012

MEET MARCOS CROSE AND SILVIA BARETTO Owners Fazenda Ambiental FortalezaMarcos_Croce_and_Silvia_Barettoa coffee plantation in Brazil.  The delegation will visit the Plantation in September.

The Last two days of the Brazil/Paraguay Delegation will be spent at a coffee plantation about 180 miles outside Sao Paulo Brazil.

We will learn about coffe plantations, marketing coffee world wide.  And we will meet with rural women from the Cafe Igarai Cooperative.  They will educate us on the challenges and opportunities they have as they gather to market their products in Brazil and around the world.

You can read the bios of the women members.  

Want to help plan this important and information delegation?   Visit Virtual Chapter 2, a Chapter that meets in cyber space and is studying Brazil and planning the Delegation in September, 2012.   To learn more about the American Women for International Understanding visit awiu.org