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Founded in 2006 at the Business School of the Federal University of Bahia, the World Political Analysis Laboratory is dedicated to understanding and analysing the contemporary world order based on major social, economic, political, ecological, technological and cultural transformations. Since 2011, LABMUNDO has had two antennas that bring together specialists from Brazil and abroad in various projects: the Salvador antenna, at the Professor Milton Santos Institute of Humanities, Arts and Sciences (IHAC-UFBA), and the Rio de Janeiro antenna, at the Institute of Social and Political Studies (IESP-UERJ).


Instituto de Estudos Sociais e Políticos da Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro – IESP-UERJ

R. da Matriz, 82 – Botafogo – Rio de Janeiro


Instituto de Humanidades, Artes e Ciências Professor Milton Santos da Universidade Federal da Bahia – IHAC-UFBA

Rua Barão de Jeremoabo, s/n, Sala 306, PAF-V, Ondina – Salvador

Cooperación internacional al desarrollo: entre solidaridad e interés Política externa e desenvolvimento no Sul geopolítico

Addresses the multiple dynamics of solidarity and interest involved in the international cooperation for development, a key political field in international relations due to its role of buffering international tensions and integrating several processes of reconstruction of the world order.

Democracy, foreign policy and human rights

Analyses the foreign policy adopted by Brazil and South Africa from the common context of developing countries characterised by different forms of racism and social inequality in their historical and economic models.

Foreign policy and development in the geopolitical South

Would there be a particular vision of countries from the geopolitical South in defining human rights, promoting development and cooperation, building their national identity and projecting their interests on international policy agendas?

Humiliation and Recognition: Brazil and China in Search of International Status

This book integrates the agenda of debates on humiliation in international relations, identified as a structuring and organizing variable of the international order.

Foreign Policy, Agriculture and Development Models: Concepts, Theories and Case Studies

Four authors present the results of their PhD theses and seek to bring the analysis of the agricultural and agrarian universe to the centre of theoretical, conceptual and empirical debates on international relations in Brazil.

Atlas da Política Externa Brasileira

It places Brazil at the center of the planet, but it relativizes our alleged national specificities, a mistake in considering the Brazilian case as unique.

Labmundo Plenary Schedule

Labmundo-Rio organizes monthly plenary sessions to discuss its research agenda.

Foreign Policy, Regionalism and International Cooperation in a pandemic scenario: a project in partnership with CAPES Print.