New Resolution for Sustainable Forest Management in Caatinga

The Brazilian Institute of Environment and Renewable Natural Resources (IBAMA) has introduced a resolution aimed at promoting sustainable forest management in the Caatinga biome. This initiative, approved by the National Environment Council (CONAMA), represents a significant advancement in environmental conservation Read More …

New Thematic Chamber To Enhance Agricultural Risk Management

Brazil’s Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, and Supply (MAPA) has established the Thematic Chamber for Agricultural Risk Management to bolster the agricultural sector against environmental and climatic challenges. This initiative reflects the country’s commitment to addressing the pressing issues of climate Read More …

Ibama Shuts Down Airstrip Used for Illegal Mining in Yanomami Indigenous Territory

The Brazilian Institute of Environment and Renewable Natural Resources (Ibama) has dismantled a clandestine airstrip used for illegal mining in the Yanomami Indigenous Territory. This decisive action, which took place in May 2024, underscores the ongoing efforts to combat environmental Read More …

Ibama’s Role in Global Plastic Pollution Agreement

The Brazilian Institute of Environment and Renewable Natural Resources (Ibama) is actively engaged in the 4th round of international negotiations aimed at addressing plastic pollution, including its impact on marine ecosystems. This crucial event, known as INC-4, is organized by the United Nations and focuses on developing Read More …

Brazil Develops National Strategy for Urban Organic Waste

The Brazilian Ministry of the Environment (MMA) has embarked on the development of the National Strategy for Urban Organic Waste, aiming to prevent food waste, promote composting, and encourage organic waste recycling. This initiative is poised to reduce methane emissions, Read More …