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Be·lém

 (bə-lĕm′, -lāN′) Formerly Pa·rá (pə-rä′)
A city of northern Brazil in the Amazon delta. It is the chief port and commercial center of the vast Amazon River basin.

Belém

(Portuguese bəˈlẽi)
n
(Placename) a port in N Brazil, the capital of Pará state, on the Pará River: major trading centre for the Amazon basin. Pop: 2 097 000 (2005 est)

Be•lém

(bəˈlɛm)

n.
the capital of Pará state, in N Brazil on the Pará River. 755,984.
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Noun1.Belem - port city in northern Brazil in the Amazon delta; main port and commercial center for the Amazon River basin
Brasil, Brazil, Federative Republic of Brazil - the largest Latin American country and the largest Portuguese speaking country in the world; located in the central and northeastern part of South America; world's leading coffee exporter
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Na realidade apresentada pela orla fluvial de Belem, a apropriacao marcadamente privada do espaco foi estabelecida ao longo do processo de producao territorial da cidade, culminando com o seu carater atual de uso seletivo (TRINDADE JUNIOR et al, 2005), com negacao de sua condicao de ser bem publico e que tende a se reafirmar discursivamente em algumas das experiencias de intervencao urbana mais recentes.
They include the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), the Beijing Platform for Action and its 12 critical areas of concern, and the Inter-American Convention on the Prevention, Punishment and Eradication of Violence Against Women (Belem do Para).
Summary: Belem [Brazil], May 20 (ANI): At least 11 people were killed and one other sustained injury in a mass shooting incident at a bar in Brazil's northern state of Para on Sunday afternoon.
The state security agency confirmed late Sunday only that six women and five men died in the incident in the GuamEi neighborhood of the ParEi state capital, Belem. The G1 news website said police reported that seven gunmen were involved in the attack, which also wounded one person.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- A group of masked gunmen entered a bar in Belem city, in Northern Brazil, and opened fire, killing at least 11 patrons and leaving one wounded, according to local media reports.
(TAP) - An armed group entered a bar in the Brazilian northern city of Belem on Sunday and fired at patrons, killing 11 people and leaving one wounded, according to local media reports.
Para governor Helder Barbalho said: "Our priority is searching for victims." The 2,820ft-long structure leads to one of Brazil's busiest ports, Belem. The collapse could affect shipments of produce through northern ports.
O estudo faz parte do projeto "Silvicultura pos-colheita na Amazonia brasileira (UFRA-Embrapa-Cikel-CNPq)" que esta sendo realizado na Fazenda Rio Capim (3[degrees]30' e 3[degrees]45' S; 48[degrees]30' e 48[degrees]45' W), que pertence a Cikel Brasil Verde Madeiras Ltda., localizada no municipio de Paragominas, Para, distante aproximadamente 500 km de Belem, via rodovia PA 150 (Figura 1).
Taiwanese expatriates in Brazil donated an enormous 1,200 food baskets to Sao Paulo homeless charity Casa Belem in a ceremony on Dec.
Assim como outras cidades brasileiras localizadas na regiao amazonica, Belem, capital do Estado do Para, apresenta falhas relacionadas a governanca de suas terras urbanas e periurbanas.
I'd call at Sao Jorge Castle for the spectacular views, and Pasteis de Belem for the world's very best pastel de nata custard tarts.
O presente artigo buscou analisar os impactos socioeconomicos na vida das familias reassentadas no Residencial Antonio Vinagre pelo Programa de Saneamento da Bacia da Estrada Nova (Promaben), na cidade de Belem (PA) (1).