A San-Francisco based start-up is now eyeing expansion from the Congo Basin to the Amazon where it hopes to help an indigenous rainforest tribe fight illegal logging.
November 19, 2021
Prodes data are ready since October 27 but were only released this Wednesday. This rate is almost 22% higher than 2020, a record year. Amazonas jumps to second place in state-wide rankings.
December 10, 2021
Studies show how corruption occurs in the forest, from land grabbing and land theft, and how it is considered a good deal because of impunity. In the case of the gold trade, the law itself favors laundering.
January 21, 2022
Blocks such as the European Union should expand restrictions on purchases associated with deforestation and other impacts in tropical countries.