News from the Amazon
A step forward in incorporating Climate Change within planning tools of the Amazon countries.
Climate Change and Protected Areas
The Amazon: freshwater ecosystems under threat
State of the Amazon: Freshwater Connectivity and Ecosystem Health report is launched during the ...
Guardians of the Forest: Indigenous Peoples Take Action to Conserve Nearly Half of Suriname
The 72,000 square kilometer indigenous conservation corridor would cover some of the most pristine, ...
Brazilian Amazon: challenges to an effective policy to curb deforestation
Curbing deforestation in the Amazon Region as a whole is no longer a task for national policies; it ...
Municipality of Colón is leading management on climate change
Colón is located in the Putumayo Department, Republic of Colombia. It´s surface is 75.38 km2 and ...
Adapting to climate change: A new meaning to the Conservation and Management of Protected Areas of the Amazon
Themes such as the vulnerability of protected areas and possible scenarios and solutions to reduce ...
Climate COP 21: The Amazon, a solution to natural change adaptation
Protected Areas in the Amazon biome plays a key role in providing a Natural Solution to Climate ...
February 2nd: World Wetlands Day
World Wetlands Day marks the date of the adoption of the Convention on Wetlands on February 2, ...
Brazil: new millionaires in the North
From 2003 to 2013, the number of millionaires more than doubled in 13 Brazilian states; among them ...
41 % of Amazon deforestation caused by gold mining between 2001 and 2013 took place in the Guianas
On 14 Jan 2015, the University of Puerto Rico released a research paper showing that the highest ...