Analysis: What We Know About Guedes’ Plan to Replace ‘Bolsa Família’

'Renda Brasil' could help build new government support,but for some analysts, it would be insufficient to offset the impact of ending emergency aid.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - This week, Economy Minister Paulo Guedes said the federal government will soon launch a permanent minimum income program that would serve as a more robust version of the 'Bolsa Família' (Family Grant).

The matter was advocated by Guedes at a cabinet meeting on Monday and again on Tuesday. Although there are no details about the plan, its name is ready: Renda Brasil.

The intention of the Bolsonaro . . .

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