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Brasília (DF) 21/05/2024 - Fotos feitas durante sobrevoo no norte da Bahia e parte do Piauí no início do mês
Áreas de encraves de Mata Atlântica no cerrado.
Foto: Thomas Bauer/ SOS Mata Atlântica
General

Deforestation down in continuous portion of Atlantic forest in 2023

The reduction is seen as a sign that conservation policies and close monitoring are yielding positive results. However, the transition regions with other biomes require special attention.

Canoas (RS), 21/05/2024 – CHUVAS/ RS - RESGATE - Como as águas ainda estão altas, várias pessoas continuam resgatando animais no bairro de Mathias Velho, em Canoas. Foto: Rafa Neddermeyer/Agência Brasil
General

Brazil has 1,942 cities at risk of environmental disaster

The amount comprises nearly 35% of all of the country’s municipalities, as per a study conducted by the government. The areas are home to over 8.9 mi Brazilians, 6% of the population.

Rio de Janeiro (RJ) 18/03/2024 - Programa PeldTams, que monitora o branqueamento de corais em Tamandaré/PE.
Frame: Thales Vidal/PeldTams
Economy

Brazil’s Development Bank to bring BRL 60 mi to coral preservation

Researchers have drawn attention to the global phenomenon of coral bleaching, partly caused by rising temperatures in the ocean, which is damaging the health of the ecosystem.

Acre (DF) 26/02/2024 - Mais de 22 mil moradores de Rio Branco estão atingidos pelas águas de igarapés e do Rio Acre
Foto: Pedro Devani/Secom
General

Only 2 out of 10 cities in Brazil are prepared for climate change

Only 22% of managers consider their municipalities are prepared to face climate change. The figures can be found in a still ongoing study that heard representatives from over 3,600 cities.

São Paulo (SP) 04/03/2024 - Para marcar os dois anos do início do conflito, em 24 de fevereiro, um projeto do Ukrainian Institute está unindo os artistas paulistano Eduardo Kobra e o ucraniano Sasha Korban para trabalharem juntos em um mural de grandes proporções no bairro de Pinheiros, São Paulo. Foto: Paulo Pinto/Agência Brasil
General

Environment and war in Ukraine provide theme for mural in São Paulo

The two paintings on the wall of the same residential building in São Paulo’s Pinheiros district showcase different styles and languages. Entitled The Exchange, the mural was inaugurated Tuesday and is an initiative of the Ukrainian Institute in Brazil.