One in 10 known species in the world lives in the Amazon, the most culturally and biologically diverse place on the planet. But the Amazon's ecosystems are at risk. Mira
Over the next few years, the construction and improvement of thousands of kilometers of roads in the Amazon is expected. These investments are driven by the increase in prices of
This book gathers three documents that analyze from different angles the reality of the officials of the protected areas of Colombia and the territories that constitute them, as victims of
This research article identifies the restoration opportunities (areas with higher potential return of benefits and feasibility) in lowland tropical rainforest landscapes. Read the article or download the pdf from Science Advances
This report makes an assessment of the dynamics of trade in wood in the Colombian Amazon. Explain the legal framework for logging and how, in theory, it should work. It
This paper studies the eﬀect of the recent peace negotiation between the government and the FARC insurgency on Colombia’s forest cover. Using yearly deforestation data from satellite images and a
This report identifies the key forces driving deforestation in Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru, which together contain almost 90% of the Amazon rainforest, and analyzes policies aimed at reducing
This six-country analysis reveals the conflict between the vision of economic development and the rights of indigenous territories and the conservation of protected areas. Read the article at Ojo Público (Spanish).