Bridging the Gap

Written by Collin Green – August 7, 2013

U.S. Youth Ambassadors with Brazilian students at the Inter-School Language Center (CIL)

U.S. Youth Ambassadors with Brazilian students at the Inter-School Language Center (CIL)

Today was a great day!

Our very first group activity was a meeting with the US Ambassador to Brazil! Through our short time with him, I learned that he is very wise in his area of government. He shared with us how the embassy is working to create strong economic and political connections with Brazil. This encounter intrigued me very much because, during this whole time, the Ambassador was able to keep a very professional attitude while establishing a personal connection with us. You can tell that he is not simply doing his job down here in Brazil. He is going above and beyond the requirements of his position to ensure that the US-Brazil partnership will get stronger and stronger in the future. I loved meeting him and hearing what he had to say! Continue reading

Posted from Brasilia, Federal District, Brazil.