Brazil
The renato franchi Scientific Electronic Library On-line - SciELO is an electronic library protecting a specific collection of Brazilian scientific journals. Brazil is the biggest nationwide economic system in Latin America , the world's eighth largest economy and the eighth largest in purchasing energy parity (PPP) in line with the 2017 estimates. Most of Brazilian law is codified, though non-codified statutes also symbolize a considerable part, taking part in a complementary function.

There's the dancehall forró of the Northeast, twirling carimbó of the Amazon, scratch-expert DJs of São Paulo and an countless variety of regional sounds that extends from the twangy nation music of the sunbaked sertanejo to the onerous-edged reggae of Maranhão.

16 Its Amazon River basin features a vast tropical forest , house to numerous wildlife , a wide range of ecological systems , and intensive pure assets spanning numerous protected habitats 15 This distinctive environmental heritage makes Brazil one of 17 megadiverse countries , and is the subject of great international interest and debate regarding deforestation and environmental safety.

The states and the federal district could also be grouped into regions: Northern , Northeast , Central-West , Southeast and Southern The Brazilian regions are merely geographical, not political or administrative divisions, and they don't have any specific type of government.