Ministry of Regional Development (Brazil)

The Ministry of Regional Development (Portuguese: Ministério do Desenvolvimento Regional, abbreviated MDR) is a cabinet-level federal ministry in Brazil, established in 2019 by the fusion of the Ministry of National Integration and the Ministry of Cities. The MDR is particularly tasked with reducing regional inequality, housing, emergency management, water resources, urban mobility and development, integration and development of the regions of Brazil. The current Minister of Regional Development is Rogério Simonetti Marinho.

Ministry of Regional Development
Ministry overview
HeadquartersBrasília, Distrito Federal
Annual budgetR$ 6 billion (2015)[1]
Minister responsible


  1. ^ Portal Orçamento (October 2014). "Projeto de Lei Orçamentária para 2015" (PDF). Senado federal. p. 21. Retrieved 3 January 2015.

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