During meeting the Pope greeted threatened Amazonian indigenous by landowners.
Pope Francisco asks preserve the Amazon, in Brazil
Meat production in the Amazon should undergo thorough inspections
October 15, 2021
Agreements to regulate husbandry in Pará have advanced and serve as a model for adapting the production chains of other Amazonian states. Pará is the leader of the initiative.
Hemmed in by agribusiness, Xavante territory is hit by high Covid-related mortality rates
September 22, 2021
With pressure on their native land and traditional foods, agrochemicals polluting their rivers, and a high rate of chronic disease have left the Xavante people of Brazil’s Cerrado savanna vulnerable to the pandemic.
COP26: Explosive herd growth in the Amazon challenges Brazil's cut in methane emissions
November 9, 2021
The regional herd has grown by almost 1000% since the 1970s and today represents over 40% of the total national amount. Brazil signed a commitment to reduce 30% of its greenhouse gas emissions by the end of the decade and will have to review its cattle husbandry practice in forest areas.