Brazil

BRAZIL

Brazil has vast natural resources that carry immense potential for the country’s economic and environmental goals; it has significant opportunity to increase agricultural production while protecting natural assets.

 

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Led by Juliano J. Assunção, a professor in the Department of Economics at PUC-Rio, CPI’s Brazil office supports key policymakers and decision-makers, such as the Brazilian Ministry of the Environment and the Brazilian National Development Bank. Our research focuses on a Production and Protection approach to land use, particularly forestry and agriculture, energy, and finance. We also lead a collaboration called INPUT (Land Use Initiative – Iniciativa Para o Uso da Terra), which brings together a team of specialists who work at the forefront of how to increase environmental protection and food production.

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Global Landscape of Climate Finance 2019

November 7, 2019

The 2019 edition of Climate Policy Initiative’s Global Landscape of Climate Finance provides the most comprehensive overview of global climate-related primary investment. This year’s report includes the first major wave of investments following ratification of the Paris Agreement, in 2017 and 2018.

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Infraestrutura Sustentável na Amazônia

October 28, 2019

Ana Cristina Barros, Gabriel Cozendey e Rafael Araújo também são autores deste projeto.

Fortalecendo critérios socioambientais ...

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Alterações no CAR e no PRA: O que muda para os produtores rurais

October 22, 2019

O Presidente da República sancionou, recentemente, a Lei 13.887, de 17 de outubro de 2019, alterando as regras ...

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Congresso Nacional aprova alterações ao Código Florestal

October 17, 2019

Atualizado em 23 de outubro de 2019.

Mudanças na lei trazem mais segurança jurídica para o CAR ...

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O Futuro da Infraestrutura do Brasil em discussão

October 10, 2019

Visão integrada dos projetos de lei em tramitação é necessária para garantir avanços
Infraestrutura adequada é fundamental para ...

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