In 2007, 36 Brazilian municipalities were responsible for 45% of the deforestation in the Amazon Biome – an astonishing figure considering Brazil has 547 municipalities that transect the Biome. In 2008, the Brazilian Ministry of Environment set out to address this by blacklisting thirty-six municipalities, setting them as Municípios Prioritários (Priority Municipalities, or MPs).
Getting Greener by Going Black – Executive Summary English(5.88MB)
Getting Greener by Going Black – Technical Paper(1.76MB)
Municípios Prioritários- Reputação ou Fiscalização_ – Sumário Executivo(5.76MB)