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Felipe Montoro Jens highlights PPP projects

Felipe Montoro Jens reports on an R $ 44 billion investment by the Brazilian government in the form of 57 projects over 22 sectors. The R $ 44 billion investment is an attempt to create more public private partnership projects in the country. The Program of Partnerships and Investments (PPI) is responsible for creating relationships between the public and private sectors in order to encourage more public private partnerships projects. The Program of Partnerships and Investments (PPI) was created to help increase public private partnership by building relationships between the public and private sectors. The number of public private partnerships projects is higher today than it was 10 years ago in, but there is still a need to increase these numbers.

Felipe Montoro Jens reported plans of Infraero to relinquish control of Brasilia, Confis (Belo Horizinte), Galeao (Rio de Janeiro), Guarulhos (Sao Paulo), Maceio (AL), Joao Pessoa (PB), Aracaju (SE), Juazeiro do Norte (CE), Campina (PB), Recife (PE), Varzea Grande (MT), Rondonopolis (MT), Alta Floresta (MT), Barra do Garcas (MT), Victoria (ES) and Macae (RJ) to the private sector, in an effort to reduce the financial burden of the public sector. Visit to learn more

Felipe Montoro Jens reports on the historical implementation of a public private partnership project in Belo Horizonte in the state of Minas Gerais. Belo Horizonte has implemented a large scale public private partnership to upgrade all the public lights in the city from luminary lights to LED lights. This a 20 year project currently underway, and by 2020 a total of 182,000 lights will have been upgraded to LED lights. Belo Horizonte’s public private partnership success story has encouraged other cities in Brazil to undergo similar public private partnership projects, Sao Paulo is among the cities trying to duplicate what Belo Horizonte has accomplished.

Since the December 2004 Federal Law 11,079 / 04 passed, the government has been attempting to use the new laws as blueprints to govern standard rules when creating potential projects for public private partnership. Learn more: