Our approach of Production & Protection aims to help nations achieve low-carbon economic growth. We identify and assess opportunities to improve land use efficiency and increase productivity of land while simultaneously protecting forests’ vital carbon stocks. CPI is working with the Ministry of Environment in Brazil, the Ministry of Finance in Indonesia, and other decision makers to support a Production & Protection strategy.
Land Use News
November 17, 2017
Hydroelectricity is the largest source of energy in Brazil’s portfolio and has brought with it a charged economic and environmental debate about the impact of hydropower plants (HPP) on their surrounding areas. This brief summarizes an analysis that measures the effects of HPP's on economic performance and finances of municipalities.
November 17, 2017
A construção de novas usinas hidrelétricas (UHEs) é tema frequente de debates que não se limitam à questão da geração de energia. Este documento resume um estudo que avalia os efeitos locais da construção de usinas hidrelétricas a partir de indicadores como economia local e contas municipais.
30th anniversary of the Economics Graduate School (PPGE): Innovation in Agribusiness and Family Farming
November 9, 2017
CPI’s executive director in Brazil Juliano Assunção is participating in a debate session in commemoration of the 30th ...
October 31, 2017
CPI’s executive director in Brazil Juliano Assunção has been invited to participate in the Green Growth Knowledge Platform (...
Brasil possui uma das legislações florestais mais rígidas entre países exportadores agropecuários, mostra novo estudo
October 17, 2017
Publicação do Climate Policy Initiative será lançada em Brasília na próxima quarta-feira, em evento aberto ao ...