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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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Highlights and policy implications of new economic report: “...

This independent report “Protecting 30% of the planet for nature: costs, benefits and economic implications” represents the most comprehensive global assessment of the financial and economic impacts o...

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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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Webinar: Wildlife Insights – A new platform to conserve and ...

Webinar: Thursday, July 23, 2020 11:00am – 12:30pm Washington D.C. Download the presentation  |  Watch the recording Tropical forests cover less than 5% of Earth’s surface, but they support almost hal...

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Forests in the 2020s – Discussion with FAO on two flagship...

Overview: The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)  has recently launched two of their flagship reports: the ‘State of the World’s Forests 2020’ (SOFO), with the United Nations Environment Programm...

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Upcoming GEF Webinar: The Journey of the Global Environment ...

Webinar: Thursday, July 9, 2020 9 am Washington D.C. (EDT) We are living beyond the carrying capacity of our planet, putting human systems and natural systems on a collision course: COVID-19 is a mani...

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