Brazil’s recently-appointed Education Minister Carlos Alberto Decotelli (right) resigned after President Jair Bolsonaro became aware of inconsistencies in his resume. Photo: AFP Brazil’s recently-appointed Education Minister Carlos Alberto Decotelli (right) resigned after President Jair Bolsonaro became aware of inconsistencies in his resume. Photo: AFP
Brazil’s recently-appointed Education Minister Carlos Alberto Decotelli (right) resigned after President Jair Bolsonaro became aware of inconsistencies in his resume. Photo: AFP

Brazil’s education minister resigns after five days, because of embellished résumé

  • Economist Carlos Decotelli’s resume included a doctorate and postdoctoral work that were not completed
  • Predecessor also quit after controversies, including making racist anti-Chinese comments on Twitter

Topic |   Brazil
Brazil’s recently-appointed Education Minister Carlos Alberto Decotelli (right) resigned after President Jair Bolsonaro became aware of inconsistencies in his resume. Photo: AFP Brazil’s recently-appointed Education Minister Carlos Alberto Decotelli (right) resigned after President Jair Bolsonaro became aware of inconsistencies in his resume. Photo: AFP
Brazil’s recently-appointed Education Minister Carlos Alberto Decotelli (right) resigned after President Jair Bolsonaro became aware of inconsistencies in his resume. Photo: AFP
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