Tag: environment

    Ibama official looking at tree felled illegally. Photo: Ibama

    Brazil Does a U-turn on Environmental Policy and Sides with Big Farmers

    Environmental issues have figured prominently in Brazil as of late, and the Brazilian Forest ...

    Protesters in the streets against Bolsonaro. "Not him,"says the sign

    The Far Right Won in Brazil. Now Comes the Resistance.

    In his acceptance speech, Brazil’s president-elect Jair Bolsonaro said he will “change the destiny ...

    Brazilian Indians protest the way they are treated - Marcelo Camargo/ABr

    Brazil’s Unholy Alliance with the President to Privatize the Amazon

    Brazilian de facto President Michel Temer’s decree 9142 abolishing the Amazon National Reserve of ...

    Loggers cutting Amazon's giant trees

    The Revocation of Brazil’s Pro-Deforestation Decree Has No Teeth

    On August 23, 2017, Brazil’s president Michel Temer issued a decree revoking the RENCA ...

    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 ...

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