Brazil: Impact of Ongoing Truck Driver Strikes

May 26, 2018 - Ohio State is monitoring the nationwide strikes by the union representing commercial truckers in Brazil. The strike is having localized impact on intercity transit and the distribution of resources in country. At present, Ohio State program itineraries in Brazil are continuing as planned. Ohio State will continue to monitor the strike in Brazil through the advice of the Department of State, the Overseas Security Advisory Council, the university's security providers and our local contacts on the ground including the Ohio State Brazil Gateway in Sao Paulo.