CIVIL SOCIETY AGAINST THE PANDEMIC
The objective of the COVID019 Pandemic Initiatives Repository19 is to contribute to the dissemination of civil society mobilizations in the fight against the pandemic of the new coronavirus. We also provide texts of opinions and analysis on the pandemic and its implications.
RESEARCH PROJECT SOCIAL MOVEMENTS IN THE BRAZILIAN POLITICAL SYSTEM
The Social Movements Project in the Brazilian political system: activism, representation and new technologies, funded by FAP-DF, seeks to explore the relationship between various social movements and the political system, with special attention to the role of political parties. The project, started in March 2020, provides for a set of case studies of movements, in the Federal District and beyond, to identify and analyze different routines of interaction with political actors in the Legislative and Executive.
INSTITUTE OF DEMOCRACY AND
DEMOCRATIZATION OF COMMUNICATIONS
The Institute is part of the Program of National Institutes of Science and Technology (INCT) and is formed by research groups from four main institutions: UFMG, IESP/UERJ, Unicamp and UnB and researchers from USP, UFPR, UFPE, UNAMA, IPEA and, internationally, CES/UC (Portugal) and UBA (Argentina). Its objective is to deepen the discussion about Brazilian democracy, in view of its organization, the democratic habits of the population and the organization of the media in the country.