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Director, Forest Trends’ Communities and Territorial Governance Initiative Attacks on indigenous territories by land grabbers have been increasing in recent weeks in Brazil. Land conflicts in general have reached a troubling milestone – 1,576 cases in 2020 – the most since the Pastoral Land Commission began recording in 1985 and 25% higher than the number […]
El Ministerio de Vivienda, Construcción y Saneamiento (MVCS) está en proceso de actualización del Plan Nacional de Saneamiento (PNS), instrumento central para la implementación de la Política Nacional de Saneamiento que articula las acciones del sector para alcanzar la cobertura universal y sostenibilidad en los servicios de agua potable y saneamiento. La brecha estimada en […]
Debates about carbon offset types and REDD+ are important, but what ultimately matters is scaling tropical forest finance fast with integrity, and making sure that forest communities are at the table. Tropical forests are a key tool for near-term emissions reductions as part of a larger strategy to meet Paris climate targets. A portfolio of […]
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RT @EcoMarketplace: "Pricing is really still too low to incentivize permanence in long-term sustainable land mgmt. If we want this, we… https://t.co/NtGmMGtdjz
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