Gathering data from different sources, this infographic summarizes the functioning of the Brazilian social protection system. It’s an excellent introduction to understand the actors involved and the country’s main social programs. The material is divided into:

1) Introduction to Brazil
2) What is Social Security in Brazil
3) Interfederative pact in the management of social programs – The case of Bolsa Familia
4) Examples of Social Assistance programs

A printable version is also available.