Red Alert: draft Forest Law reform bill approved by Senate Committee
Federal Government needs to step in to block proposed changes that will unleash more deforestation ...
Brazilian Congress snipes at protected areas
A series of draft legislation proposals submitted to the National Congress since 2001 could reduce ...
Senate Committee postpones vote on Forest Law reform bill for one week
A formal request for more time for analysis of the process put off voting on the Senate Standing ...
Tendency to reduction in Cerrado savannah deforestation
Government announces 15% reduction in annual deforestation rate and achievement of emission ...
Jurists call for a clearly-stated applicable law offering effective legal security
Heated debates in the senate and the controversy surrounding various aspects of the draft bill ...
Cerrado: water, legislation and the future of Brazil
Article by Michael Becker, Cerrado-Pantanal Programme Coordinator, WWF-Brazil
Brush fires cloud the Brazilian capital with smoke
The extremely low humidity levels resulting from the long drought and the fires that sweep through ...
Southern Amazon Mosaic facilitates Protected Area management
The mosaic embraces protected areas in the states of Amazonas, Mato Grosso and Rondonia, with a ...
Gisele mobilises social networks to support the forests
This year is the International Year of Forests and a beautiful sunset on the Amazon river was the ...
Living in the north of Mato Grosso for 19 years Seu Daniel wants to produce without harming the environment
In the remote parts of the Amazon small scale farmers face a difficult challenge; how to reconcile ...