The region has 23 protected areas and 2 million hectares of forest. Projects seek to promote the sustainable development of the area.
June 29, 2016
Protected areas may suffer loss of over 6.5 million hectares – an area equivalent to 7.8 million stadiums like the Maracanã – if projects of environmental impact that are in progress in the country are approved.
June 6, 2016
Indigenous, riparians and farmers meet to discuss strategies to produce and preserve with valuation and integration of the Middle Land, in Pará state.
June 1, 2014
The Brazilian government, WWF and partners announced the launch of a $215 million fund to ensure the long-term protection of the world’s largest network of protected areas of Brazilian Amazon rain forest.