Cattle raising in the Amazon is responsible for 65% of the forest destruction

    Eating Less Beef Seems to Be the Only Way to End Amazonian Deforestation

    Beef production has become a major driver of tropical deforestation, responsible for as much ...

    King Harald V of Norway with an indigenous group in Brazil. Photo courtesy of Rainforest Foundation Norway

    World’s Religious Leaders Get Together in Norway to Rescue the Rainforest

    Religious leaders from around the world are meeting for the first time with conservationists ...

    Cow on grass land. Author: Alex Andrews

    Brazil Keeps Fining Pedro Cordeiro, a Crook and Land-grabber. But Does He Even Exist?

    In April 2017, Brazilian environmental agents fined Pedro Cordeiro US$ 9.2 million for converting ...

    Solar panels being installed

    Petrobras Grip on Energy and National Indolence Prevent a Brazilian Solar Industry

    Vested interests, protectionism and a lack of entrepreneurism have stifled the development of a ...