FIGT Brazil Affiliate

Year Established: 2017
Type: Geographical
Gathering: In-person and Virtual
Language: English, Portuguese


  • to be a resource for Brazilian citizens living abroad and expatriates in general living in Brazil
  • to be a resource for support and education for families in global transition residing in Brazil and other Portuguese speaking countries

  • to bring together representatives of the corporate, diplomatic and academic fields, creating an opportunity to share experiences and best practices in how to support global staff and their families

  • to collaborate with groups and associations sharing FIGT's vision of supporting global citizens

  • to maintain the energy and share the knowledge of the FIGT Annual Conference, throughout the year

  • to empower the international community in Brazil and the Portuguese speaking community worldwide

  • to serve as a platform of communication, to share information that is relevant to our members


Carolina Porto is a multicultural coach and (almost) therapist with extensive international transition and relocation experience serving the cross-culture and global citizen community.

She works one-to-one and does public speaking in 4 languages: Portuguese, English, French and Spanish. She has lived and worked in 4 continents, throughout 11 international moves to 10 different countries such as: Brazil, France, Jordan, Hungary, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Switzerland, Mexico & Panama. She currently lives in Spain with her husband and her two cross-cultural children aged 14 and 12. Here is her website

Living abroad and moving is a constant in her life and she loves it.

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Families in Global Transition

C/o Campbell Rappold & Yurasits LLP
1033 S Cedar Crest Blvd
Allentown, PA 18103

+1 (703) 634-7400
Skype: figt.administrator

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