Bolsonaro’s 2020 Budget Cuts Half of Ministry of Education Funding for Research

The MEC is planning to make further cuts and will not be funding any new researchers this year.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Jair Bolsonaro's budget proposal for 2020 reduces the total funding for the Ministry of Education (MEC) by 18 percent in relation to the 2019 authorized figures.

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