The Jean Monnet Chair Programme from the Federal University of Minas Gerais has received the conformity letter from the European Commission in relation to the projects's first year.
The UFMG Jean Monnet Chair will hold, in partnership with UNISINOS, from 20 to 21 November, a seminar in Porto Alegre. The themes are "Law and Culture" and "European Private International Law: Harmonization, Policies and Conflicts". The event will be attended by several national and international speakers, from places like Portugal, Paraguay, Mexico, Argentina and Spain. The Chair will be represented by Professor Jamile Bergamaschine Mata Diz.
On August 17, 2016, the Jean Monnet Chair UFMG will hold a seminar at the Law School of UFMG. The seminar will take place in the Congregation Room at 7PM and will be on "The European Union and the Protection of Human Rights to Strengthen Cohesion and Governance". Certificates will be distributed and is not necessary to register for the event.