15/05/2014 - 8:30 am

Norway Day Celebration


The Norwegian Brazilian Chamber of Commerce and the Norwegian Consulate General invite members and friends to:




"200 years of the Norwegian Constitution"


NBCC business seminar & Norwegian breakfast


May 15th, Thursday
8:30 am


8:30 am - Typical Norwegian breakfast
9:00 am - Welcome by NBCC Chairman Halvard Idland and Norwegian Consul General Helle Klem
9:10 Joaquim Falcão, Dean and Professor of Constitutitional Law at Fundação Getúlio Vargas, on "The Brazilian Constitution"
9:40 am - Aud Marit Wiig, Norwegian Ambassador in Brazil, on "The Bicentenary of the Norwegian Constitution": «United and loyal until the mountains of Dovre crumble» - does this call still reverberate?
10:10 am - Questions & Answers
10:30 am - End


For details and RSVP please contact events@nbcc.com.br


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audAud Marit Wiig

Aud Marit Wiig is a former Director General and Head of the Regional Department in the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Oslo. Since September 2012 she is the Norwegian ambassador to Brasil.
In her earlier career she was ambassador to Pakistan, Director of African Affairs in the MFA and has served with Norwegian embassies in South Africa, Kenya and Austria. She has worked extensively on economic and social development issues, and during the period 2004-2007 she was a permanent board member and Executive Director representing the Nordic countries, Switzerland and India in the African Development Bank, resident in Tunis, Tunisia. 

joaquimJoaquim Falcão

Professor Joaquim Falcão is a Doctor in Education from the Université de Génève (Switzerland), and Master of Laws (LL.M) from Harvard Law School. He was a member of the National Council of Justice (CNJ) in Brazil from 2005 to 2009 and the head of the Roberto Marinho Foundation (Globo network). He is Professor of Constituticional Law and Dean at Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV Law School - Rio de Janeiro)








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