United States Mission to the United Nations
Office of Press and Public Diplomacy
For Immediate Release
May 2, 2023
Readout of Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield’s Meeting with Brazilian First Lady Rosangela “Janja” da Silva
The below is attributable to U.S. Mission to the United Nations Spokesperson Nate Evans:
Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield, U.S. Representative to the United Nations, met today with Brazilian First Lady Rosangela “Janja” da Silva. Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield applauded the First Lady’s work to promote diversity and inclusion in Brazil. Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield and the First Lady discussed how, as the hemisphere’s two largest democracies, Brazil and the United States play an important role in promoting human rights in the region and around the world. They also highlighted our work together to combat discrimination and reduce inequality in both countries.