DEMAND FOR INFRASTRUCTURE: What are Infrastructure Needs and Programs?

Program NameBrazil: Unidade PPP Brasil
Country/RegionBrazil
Sovereign Long-Term Rating
S & P Local: n.a. S & P Foreign: n.a.
Moody's Local: n.a. Moody's Foreign: n.a.
Fitch Local: n.a. Fitch Foreign: n.a.
Includes Sub-Sovereigns?No
Program DescriptionThe Economic Advisory of the Planning Ministry formed a multidisciplinary team (PPP Unit) with sector specialists and professionals experienced in concessions and public private partnerships on a global level.

The Brazil PPP Unit mission is to be a center of excellence for PPPs to disseminate the knowledge about the method and the relevant legal framework; provide PPP document and contract templates; and assist sector agencies planning to implement PPPs to perform technical, economic/financial and legal feasibility studies. The Unit is also in charge to develop a favorable environment for PPPs in Brazil, especially with regards to the a) interpretation of the PPP Law; b) studies of the first projects to be tendered under the PPP model; c) training; d) information dissemination on PPP contract design.

The Brazil PPP Unit is currently focused on preparing the first projects to be tendered under the new model outlined in Law Nr. 11.079,of December 30, 2004 and has the mid-term goal to disseminate information on the preparation of PPP projects, documents and contracts among the sector ministries .

Contacts:
Diretor da Unidade
ISAAC PINTO AVERBUCH
Esplanada dos Ministérios - Bloco K, 6º andar, sl. 674
Brasília - DF- CEP:70.040-906
E- mail: isaac.averbuch@planejamento.gov.br
Tel: 55 - 61 - 3429-4070

Diretor de Programa
BARBARA MOREIRA BARBOSA DE BRITO
Esplanada dos Ministérios - Bloco K, 6º andar, sl. 667
Brasília - DF- CEP:70.040-906
E- mail: barbara.brito@planejamento.gov.br
Tel: 55 - 61 - 3429-4161

Source: http://www.planejamento.gov.br/ppp/conteudo/Institucional/institucional.htm

Program Source(s)Ministerio do Planejamento - Parcerias Público-Privadas
Program Sector(s)n.a.
Overall Program Contact(s)n.a.
Program Project(s)n.a.
Program Web Siteshttp://www.planejamento.gov.br/hotsites/ppp/index.htm
http://www.planejamento.gov.br/hotsites/ppp/conteudo/Projetos/index.htm
http://www.planejamento.gov.br/hotsites/ppp/conteudo/Legislacao/index.htm
Entered On02/06/2008 at 09:36 AM
Updated On04/08/2009 at 07:39 AM