Standing at the crossroads – will Brazilian forests win?

Standing at the crossroads – will Brazilian forests win?

Isabella Freire Vitali, director of Proforest Brasil and member of Brazilian Coalition wrote to Tropical Forest Alliance 2020 blog. She belives that historic achievements in curbing deforestation are in risk and the efforts led by committed companies and civil society are central to this issue. Read more >>

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With a focus on land use, Brazil will implement its NDC

With a focus on land use, Brazil will implement its NDC

Brazil's commitments are largely related to forests and farming. The Brazilian Coalition points out the main challenges and proposals for this agenda, aiming at reducing Brazilian emissions, in a fair, competitive, sustainable and inclusive context read more>>

A movement for low-carbon economy

A movement for low-carbon economy

We are a multi-sector movement formed by leading organizations in the Brazilian agrobusiness, the main civil organizations in the environment and climate areas, academic community and sectoral associations, who have gathered to address the issues arising from climate change from the perspective of a new economic model. Read more >>

 

Key Issues

Multilateralismo e mecanismos de mercado de carbono

O momento atual é de transição do Mecanismo de Desenvolvimento Limpo para um novo mecanismo no âmbito do Acordo de Paris. Conhecido como Sustainable Development Mechanism (SDM), oferece a chance de aperfeiçoamento e, ao mesmo tempo, de se corrigir um possível precedente de "perigo moral" que afeta a confiança de longo prazo nas instituições. Leia mais>>

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Positioning on changes in the Brazilian Environmental Licensing regulatory framework

The process of reviewing the environmental licensing regulatory framework, which is already underway, should aim to stimulate economic activity in line with the preservation of socio-environmental assets and the commitments made by Brazil in the international negotiations on climate change and biodiversity conservation. Read more>>

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