In letter on OECD membership, Brazilian government upholds environmental policy

"Brazil has demonstrated its commitment to an open, competitive, sustainable and transparent market economy," Bolsonaro said.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - President Jair Bolsonaro used the letter accepting Brazil's invitation to join the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) to defend his government in the environmental field, in a reaction to countries that challenged Brazil's membership to the entity due to poor results in commitments in the area.

"In the environmental area specifically, we have consistently shown our commitment to the goals of the Paris agreement, not only at . . .

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