OUTLOOKS FOR THE LEGAL FRAMING OF PARADIPLOMACY: THE CASE OF BRAZIL

Marinana Andrade e Barros
2010 Federal Governance  
The last decades have seen a deepening of paradiplomacy which is an especially important phenomenon for the federal states. This development became a source of change in the constitutions of federal states in order to trace prospects and limits for such process. Brazil is part of the group of states where non-central governments reaching beyond the national borders have occurred without a legal framework specific to the issue. In a federal state known for its centralization like Brazil such
more » ... ike Brazil such discussion can be harsh but its relevance to local and regional development and to the balance of the federative pact turns is necessary.
doi:10.24908/fg.v7i1.4386 fatcat:sckomhv7hzaeroblimw6hq74bi