Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
Jordan is an important interlocutor in matters related to the Middle East, such as the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Brazil has helped Jordan in the assistance to Syrian refugees, contributing with USD 270,000 between 2012 and 2013 to activities of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Jordan.
Among the cooperation initiatives between Brazil and Jordan, partnerships in the areas of education, agriculture, trade, air transport and culture stand out. In 2012, bilateral trade flow reached USD 217.6 billion, with a high surplus for Brazil.
The Embassy of Brazil in Amman and the Embassy of Jordan in Brasília were inaugurated in 1984.
Chronology of Bilateral Relations
1959 – Establishment of the Brazilian legation in Amman
1964 – Elevation of the Brazilian legation in Beirut to Embassy status. The Embassy is concurrently accredited to Jordan
1984 – Inauguration of the Embassy of Brazil in Amman
1984 – Inauguration of the Embassy of Jordan in Brasília
1994 – Foreign Minister Celso Amorim visits Jordan to attend the signature of the Peace Treaty with Israel
2003 – Foreign Minister Celso Amorim visits Amman
2004 – Bilateral meeting between Foreign Minister Celso Amorim and Jordanian Foreign Minister Marwan Muasher, on the sidelines of World Economic Forum at the Dead Sea
2005 – Prince Ali Bin Al-Hussein visits Brazil, representing King Abdullah II in the 1st Summit of South American-Arab Countries (ASPA)
2005 – Foreign Minister Celso Amorim visits Amman
2006 – Prince Hassan Bin Talal visits Brazil
2008 – Foreign Minister Celso Amorim visits Amman
2008 – Foreign Minister Salaheddin al Bashir visits Brasília
2008 – King Abdullah II and Queen Rania visit Brazil (São Paulo and Brasília)
2009 – Foreign Minister Celso Amorim visits Amman
2010 – President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva visits Jordan
2012 – Meeting between President Dilma Rousseff and King Abdullah II, on the sidelines of the 3rd Summit of South American-Arab Countries (ASPA), in Lima
2015 – National Secretary of Justice Beto Vasconcelos visits Jordan
2016 – Prince Faisal visits Brazil on the occasion of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games
2018 – Visit of Minister Aloysio Nunes Ferreira to Jordan (March 4) [Adopted acts]