First Addendum to the research cooperation agreement among British Council and FAPESP Versão em português

The British Council, Brazil, based on Rua Ferreira de Araújo, 741 – Pinheiros – São Paulo, hereby represented by its Director, Martin Dowle, and the São Paulo Research Foundation, later known as FAPESP, based on Rua Pio XI, 1500 – Alto da Lapa – São Paulo hereby represented by its President Prof. Marco Antonio Zago collectively hereinafter referred to as the Parties.

The Parties agree that:

Article 1st

This document is a first addendum to the original Research Cooperation Agreement signed between the Parties on April 23rd, 2015 whose purpose is to establish a legal framework in order to carry the development of joint activities between the Parties in the areas mentioned in Article I of the original document.

Article 2nd

The purpose of this addendum is that according to the article VI “Duration” in the original document, the end date Cooperation Agreement will be extended until April 23rd, 2025. Therefore, the Parties agree with this date as the beginning of the activities regardless of the date of its signature by its Representative.

This document will remain valid for a period of five years. Beyond that period, it may be extended for a further five-year period by an additional agreement signed between the Parties.

The Parties ratify the remaining sections of the original Cooperation Agreement that do not conflict with the terms hereof and incorporate the sections into this addendum.

The document is drawn up both in English and Portuguese and has been issued and signed in two copies being all equally authentic.