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Another Section Of The Hudson River Park Is Partially Open

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The new Hudson River Park is partially open, but it will be completely functional in the Spring of 2011

Private Screening of HBO Documentarty "Sergio" based on the U.N. High Commissioner Sergio Vieira de Mello

Chamber member José da Cruz has kindly helped organize a special screening of the HBO Documentary “Sergio”, based on the U.N High Commissioner Sergio Vieira de Mello, for Chamber members only.  The Screening will take place on Tuesday, November 16th, from 6:00pm - 8:00pm at the following location: The Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce, Inc
509 Madison Avenue
Suite 304
New York, NY 10022   
The Chamber, which has not seen the film and will not issue any opinion on the content, would like to offer this as a unique cultural event for our members. The screening will be limited to 25 attendeeson a first-come, first-serve basis.  Please respond to this email (membership@brazilcham.com) to reserve your seat.

(The documentary, produced by Greg Barker and based on Samantha Power’s powerful biography “Chasing the Flame”, focuses on the life and death of this dashing, high-minded Brazilian, who was the first United Nations envoy to negotiate with Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge, served in Bosnia and …