Updated climate risk zoning for canephora coffee in Brazil

Brazil, a global coffee powerhouse, takes a bold step towards sustainable coffee cultivation with the updated Agricultural Climate Risk Zoning (Zarc) for canephora coffee. The Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock recently released Ordinance No. 6 and No. 7, unveiling insights Read More …

Brazil updates its plan to eliminate persistent organic pollutants

Brazil is one of the signatories of the Stockholm Convention, an international treaty that aims to protect human health and the environment from the harmful effects of persistent organic pollutants (POPs). POPs are chemicals that have long-lasting impacts, accumulate in Read More …

Brazil’s National Hydrogen Program Propels the Nation Towards Energy Transition Leadership

In 2023, the Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME) in Brazil took significant strides in advancing actions to accelerate the low-carbon hydrogen economy, capitalize on global opportunities, and strengthen the overall energy transition. A pivotal moment in these efforts came Read More …

Strategic partnerships benefit public policies on biodiversity management

The search for efficient and effective mechanisms in the use of environmental compensation to conduct important researches that influence decision-making and knowledge generation applied to the management needs of the Chico Mendes Institute for Biodiversity Conservation (ICMBio) was the biggest Read More …