The announcement of a new council to oversee Amazon policy might suggest a changing stance toward deforestation.
A study shows 2,500 separate violent incidents targeting environmental defenders. The government, business and society must act.
There is no agribusiness without a healthy Amazon, writes a former Brazilian governor and forestry executive.
The former chief of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization on how agribusiness can preserve vital water resources.
An interview with Brazil’s environment minister in the 2000s.
En este reporte especial, AQ examina como fiscales fuera del foco de los medios nacionales batallan con amenazas, sabotage - y a menudo, fracaso.
In this special report, AQ looks at how lawmen outside the national media spotlight struggle with threats, sabotage - and, often, failure.
Deforestation in Brazil is at a nine-year high. President Michel Temer's political horse trading could make it worse.
Research shows this comes at great social, economic and environmental cost.
The next U.S. president could help prevent further deforestation by building on past collaboration with Brazil.


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