News from the Amazon
Indigenous Leaders boost improvements towards REDD+ implementation along with the World Bank
Indigenous representatives from Latin America and the Caribbean shared proposals to enrich the ...
September 5: Amazon Day
Amazon Day is commemorated most of all in Brazil with special celebrations. The date was ...
Amazon and its contribution to fishing and food security
Healthy freshwater ecosystems provide services that people depend on. A sustainable future for ...
Amazon Protected Areas, Indigenous Lands and Biodiversity
In upcoming international events, it is important to emphasize why Amazon Protected Areas, ...
Mining and social violence in the Amazon
The Coordinating Organisation for Indigenous Organisations in the Amazon Region (COIAM), which ...
Forest conservation solutions
REDD+ programmes and projects are a way of bolstering the values of forests, local communities and ...
WWF and partners identify best practices in REDD projects in Latin America
ACTO announces top priority for deforestation monitoring in the Amazon countries
The challenge is to prepare national plans for monitoring and reducing deforestation in each Amazon ...
WWF Rio+20 closing statement
With negotiations at an end, WWF Director General Jim Leape today issued the following closing ...
Initiative launched to fund protected areas in 40 million hectares of the Brazilian Amazon
Commitment to the Amazon is an initiative to capture funds for the implementation of protected ...