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The Living Planet Index (LPI) for migratory freshwater fish

This report presents an updated global analysis using a more recent data set with improved representation of species monitored in areas generally classified as tropical. Using the Living Planet Index ...

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Wildlife trafficking in Brazil

This assessment explores Brazil’s role in illegal wildlife trade (IWT) identifying past and present wildlife legislation, institutional context, species targeted by trade, and recommendations that ref...

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Editorial essay: Covid‐19 and protected and conserved areas

The COVID-19 pandemic is having a dramatic impact on the global community; on people’s lives and health, livelihoods, economies, and behaviours. Most zoonotic disease pandemics, including COVID-19, ar...

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Asynchronous Carbon Sink Saturation in African and Amazonian...

This article assesses trends in the carbon sink using 244 structurally intact African tropical forests spanning 11 countries, compare them with 321 published plots from Amazonia and investigate the un...

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Niobium mining in Brazilian Amazon would cause significant f...

The recent niobium study offers an example of how science can be proactive in analyzing the environmental impact of infrastructure development well before it happens, hopefully helping guide policy de...

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Earth observation & the Global Environment Facility – Techni...

This Technical Guide includes 1) an introduction to the different types of Earth observation technology and key characteristics; 2) how these data and tools can be used at various stages across the GE...

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Delivering Transformational Change: The Journey of the Globa...

There are five principles in the direction outlined in the GEF 2020 Strategy. They have helped to navigate the GEF’s journey for the last eight years. This publication explains the principles and intr...

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Guidelines for conserving connectivity through ecological ne...

Involving collaboration among specialist practitioners dedicated to supporting  better implementation of ideas in the field, the Guidelines distil learning and advice drawn from across IUCN. Applied i...

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Brazil needs to monitor its tropical regeneration remote mon...

Brazil needs systematic, regular, and frequent monitoring of secondary vegetation to spur tropical forest regeneration and strengthen its protection. This paper offers recommendations on how to move f...

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Announcing: The Amazon Sustainable Landscapes (ASL) Interact...

Leer en Español  |  Leia em Português The ASL Interactive Data portal is a collaborative initiative to provide ASL countries, donors, implementing agencies, partners, NGOs, and academia with a one-sto...

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La Región Fronteriza: Cotidianidades, gobiernos propios y ap...

(English below) PID Amazonía, CINEP, Gaia Amazonas y Fundación Natura organizan el Ciclo de conversatorios Colombia - Perú - Brasil, iniciando el día de 21 de julio con el conversatorio: "Región front...

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Agroforestry systems for the Amazon

This document presents 17 agroforestry technical sheets intending to promote agroforestry systems as one of the most viable alternatives based on appropriate technical knowledge that is ecologically, ...

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