Ministry of Cities
The Ministry of Cities (Portuguese: Ministério das Cidades) was a cabinet-level federal ministry in Brazil, created on January 1, 2003. On January 1, 2019 President Jair Bolsonaro had it merged with the Ministry of National Integration to form the Ministry of Regional Development, lead by Minister Gustavo Canuto.
|Formed||1 January 2003|
|Dissolved||1 January 2019|
|Headquarters||Brasília, Distrito Federal|
|Annual budget||R$ 27,8 billion (2015)|
- Portal Orçamento (October 2014). "Projeto de Lei Orçamentária para 2015" (PDF). Senado federal. p. 22. Retrieved 2 January 2015.
- Scruggs, Gregory (2019-07-18). "Ministry of cities RIP: the sad story of Brazil's great urban experiment". The Guardian. Retrieved 2019-07-20.
- Official site (in Portuguese)