NATURA AND BRAZILIAN BIODIVERSITY

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "NATURA AND BRAZILIAN BIODIVERSITY"

Transcription

1

2 NATURA AND BRAZILIAN BIODIVERSITY The risk of extinction of biodiversity assets is a major threat to life on the planet. By integrating the sustainable use of biodiversity assets and a respect for traditional regional and local cultures into our technology platform, we have decided to contribute to the balanced use of these natural resources. We encourage production using sound agroforestry practices, the creation of community development funds, the establishment of fair price value chains and remuneration for traditional knowledge.

3 TIMELINE NATURA IN THE AMAZON Use of Brazilian biodiversity assets Start of relationships with communities Increase in R&D on oilseed species in the Amazon region First benefits sharing contract Soap factory in Benevides Expansion of the local development project in extractivist communities Development of the Amazon Project begins

4 PRIORITY SUSTAINABILITY TOPICS 2009 Materiality Matrix Amazon Water

5 OUR OUTLOOK ON THE REGION We view the Amazon region as key to the development of Brazil; We appreciate the significance that the Amazon represents for future generations; We want to participate actively in the creation of development proposals for the region, together with government, communities, NGOs, academia and other civil society groups.

6 OUR INSPIRATION The Victoria Amazonica is a species of aquatic pant from the equatorial region of the Amazon. Its spongy seeds, which can float, travel long distances throughout the Amazon River Basin. When they germinate far from their place of origin, the seeds of the Victoria Amazonica help create new habitats, rich in species of flora and fauna. Its capacity to generate and strengthen new relationship networks in the Amazon ecosystem is the reason we chose the Victoria Amazonica for the visual identity of the Amazon Program.

7 THE PROCESS OF THE AMAZON PROGRAM: 5 PHASES

8 VISION To be a benchmark in the creation of sustainable business through science, innovation and entrepreneurship with a focus on socio-biodiversity and on respect for the traditional knowledge and culture of the region. We are, therefore, placing the Natura brand at the service of creating sustainable development proposals for the Amazon region that protect the inhabitants and keep the forest standing.

9 DRIVERS OF THE AMAZON PROGRAM 1. OVERALL UNDERSTANDING OF THE REGION PRIORITY TERRITORIES 2. EDUCATION, SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION 3. PLACEMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES IN R&D 4. PERSPECTIVE OF THE LOCAL POPULATIONS GUARANTEE A CLOSE RELATIONSHIP WITH THESE POPULATIONS. 5. MULTIPLICITY OF REGIONAL ACTORS 6. PERMANENT RISK MANAGEMENT 7. PARTNERSHIP MODEL AND MULTISTAKEHOLDER ALLIANCE 8. POLYCULTURE / DEMAND FOR PRODUCTS FROM THE STANDING FOREST 9. ADDING VALUE LOCALLY

10 AMAZON RPOGRAM WORK FRONTS

11 GENERATING DYNAMIC RESULTS

12 WORKING GOALS LONG-TERM COMMITMENT ( ) generation of new sustainable business opportunities in the region: production of inputs, materials and products from sociobiodiversity social businesses environmental services renewable energy THE REGION: investments in R&D Manaus Knowledge Center cosmetics (expansion of the factory in Benevides Pará) expansion of socio-biodiversity production chains (agroextractivist communities)

13 GEOGRAPHIC TERRITORIES OF ACTIVITY PAN AMAZON Colombia Venezuela Guiana Suriname French Guiana Ecuador Brazil Legal Amazon Peru Bolivia

14 SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION

15 SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION Generate and disseminate knowledge with a global reach in, on and for the region, activating and coordinating local, national and international knowledge networks 2015/16: entrepreneurship and incubation of technology companies A network of more than 1000 researchers by 2020

16 SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION TECHNICAL APPLICATION AREA Amazon socioenvironmental indicators Anthropology of the Amazon Peoples Pilot Plant scale up ingredients Amazon prospecting Biotechnology Engineering scale up processes technology and processes industrial symbiosis Ecorelations scale up field Amazon agroecology Amazon ingredients

17 AMAZON PROGRAM WORK FRONTS

18 SOCIO-BIODIVERSITY PRODUCTION CHAINS BE A REFERENCE IN CONSCIOUS BUSINESS ECOSYSTEMS Generate social development and wealth for the region through the expansion of socio-biodiversity production chains; Structure production chains in the Amazon by encouraging entrepreneurship and expanding an industrial production network with partners in the region;

19 SOCIO-BIODIVERSITY PRODUCTION CHAINS The Amazon in 2020 Between 10,000 and 12,000 agroextractivist families by 2020

20 SOCIO-BIODIVERSITY PRODUCTION CHAINS Local production development By 2020, between 10,000 and 12,000 families involved in agroextractivist production

21 SOCIO-BIODIVERSITY PRODUCTION CHAINS New soap factory Benevides State of Pará By 2020, new industrial partnerships in the region

22 SOCIO-BIODIVERSITY PRODUCTION CHAINS INDUSTRIAL PARK 2013 attract business partners symbiotic industrial production

23 AMAZON PROGRAM WORK FRONTS

24 INSTITUTIONAL STRENGTHENING NATURA BUSINESS STRATEGIES AND NEW OPPORTUNITIES PRIORITY TOPICS AMAZON PROGRAM R&D Productions Chains Institutional Strengthening PARTNERSHIPS Amazon Education Culture Conservation, appreciation and sustainable use of socio-biodiversity Entrepreneurship Social justice and citizenship Public policy initiatives and projects in sustainable development favorable environment for the Program and regional development Communities Indigenous people Government Business sector Academia Civil society (NGOs) Sales force FINANCIAL MECHANISMS STRUCTURAL PROJECTS

25 INSTITUTIONAL STRENGTHENING Establish a favorable environment for the Amazon Program and the sustainable development of the region by strengthening local institutions

26 INSTITUTIONAL STRENGTHENING Amazon materiality matrix - FEB 2011

27 ANTICIPATED RESULTS Natura 2020 increase of between 10% and 30% in the consumption of inputs produced in the region (R$ M) manage Natura funds in the region of nearly R$ 1 billion generation of local value development of sustainable businesses

28 in the Amazon community

UEBT. Biodiversity Barometer

UEBT. Biodiversity Barometer UEBT Biodiversity Barometer 2009-2015 1 Biodiversity in the mind of consumers? To get insight in the actual understanding of biodiversity, UEBT asks respondents about the meaning of biodiversity through

More information

Investing in green growth and poverty

Investing in green growth and poverty Investing in green growth and poverty reduction in Indonesia Presented by: Deborah Lilienfeld Aragão Investment Manager, Oryx Impact Investments, Fauna & Flora International Investing in green growth and

More information

Central American Strategy for Rural Area-based Development ECADERT. Executive Summary

Central American Strategy for Rural Area-based Development ECADERT. Executive Summary Central American Strategy for Rural Area-based Development ECADERT Executive Summary The 2010-2030 Central American Strategy for Rural Area-based Development (ECADERT) addresses the need by Central American

More information

Creating Opportunities INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITUES IN THE STATE OF AMAZONAS

Creating Opportunities INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITUES IN THE STATE OF AMAZONAS Creating Opportunities INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITUES IN THE STATE OF AMAZONAS The State of Amazonas Population: 3,5 million State Capital: Manaus Average Temperature: 31,4 ºC Area: 1,57 million Km² (39% Brazilian

More information

eday Lessons English Literature & Composition 8

eday Lessons English Literature & Composition 8 eday Lessons English Literature & Composition 8 Standards Reading Informational Text RI.8.1 Cite the textual evidence that most strongly supports an analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as

More information

United States-Peru Environmental Cooperation 2011-2014 Work Program

United States-Peru Environmental Cooperation 2011-2014 Work Program United States-Peru Environmental Cooperation 2011-2014 Work Program The Environmental Cooperation Commission (ECC), established pursuant to Article III of the Environmental Cooperation Agreement (ECA)

More information

TARAPOTO PROCESS ON THE AMAZON FOREST S SUSTAINABILITY CRITERIA AND INDICATORS

TARAPOTO PROCESS ON THE AMAZON FOREST S SUSTAINABILITY CRITERIA AND INDICATORS TARAPOTO PROCESS ON THE AMAZON FOREST S SUSTAINABILITY CRITERIA AND INDICATORS INTERNATIONAL EXPERT MEETING ON MONITORING, ASSESSMENT AND REPORTING ON THE PROGRESS TOWARD SUSTAINABLE FOREST MANAGEMENT

More information

Creatures of the rainforest

Creatures of the rainforest Creatures of the rainforest WORKING TOGETHER TO HELP SAVE 1 BILLION TREES Emergent layer Canopy Understory Forest floor Sky Rainforest Rescue WORKING TOGETHER TO HELP SAVE 1 BILLION TREES Sky and WWF are

More information

Thinking globally and acting locally: HP community investment and involvement in Latin America

Thinking globally and acting locally: HP community investment and involvement in Latin America Thinking globally and acting locally: HP community investment and involvement in Latin America For HP, global citizenship is a long-standing corporate objective. We take responsibility for making a positive

More information

REDD+ SOCIAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL PRINCIPLES AND CRITERIA

REDD+ SOCIAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL PRINCIPLES AND CRITERIA REDD+ SOCIAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL PRINCIPLES AND CRITERIA For development and implementation of programs and projects in the Brazilian Amazon July 2010 This document is the product of a broad process that

More information

VNPA Vision Interim Strategic Plan

VNPA Vision Interim Strategic Plan VNPA Vision 2020 - Interim Strategic Plan SUMMARY April 2008 Page 1 Introduction The VNPA Council decided in August 2007 to develop a top down approach to planning, using an organisational capacity-building

More information

ECHOES FROM BARILOCHE: Conclusions, Recommendations and Action Guidelines

ECHOES FROM BARILOCHE: Conclusions, Recommendations and Action Guidelines ECHOES FROM BARILOCHE: Conclusions, Recommendations and Action Guidelines The Second Latin American Congress on National Parks and other Protected Areas aimed to asses, value and project the contribution

More information

Facts on biodiversity

Facts on biodiversity Facts on biodiversity What is biodiversity? Biological diversity (biodiversity) comprises diversity of species and habitats as well as the genetic diversity within the individual species of fauna and flora.

More information

ORGANIZATION OF AMERICAN STATES Office for Sustainable Development & Environment WATER PROJECT SERIES, NUMBER 8 OCTOBER 2005 AMAZON RIVER BASIN

ORGANIZATION OF AMERICAN STATES Office for Sustainable Development & Environment WATER PROJECT SERIES, NUMBER 8 OCTOBER 2005 AMAZON RIVER BASIN WATER PROJECT SERIES, NUMBER 8 OCTOBER 2005 AMAZON RIVER BASIN Integrated and Sustainable Management of Transboundary Water Resources in the Amazon River Basin INTEGRATED AND SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT OF

More information

Green Infrastructure Case Study Template

Green Infrastructure Case Study Template Green Infrastructure Case Study Template The aim of the exercise is to provide information on how the elements of the Green Infrastructure Strategy are implemented at national level and to provide case

More information

Research to improve the use and conservation of agricultural biodiversity for smallholder farmers

Research to improve the use and conservation of agricultural biodiversity for smallholder farmers Research to improve the use and conservation of agricultural biodiversity for smallholder farmers Agricultural biodiversity the variability of crops and their wild relatives, trees, animals, arthropods,

More information

Caspian Hyrcanian Forest Project GEFSEC PROJECT ID: 4470; GEF AGENCY ID: PIMS 4078; AWARD ID: 00071681

Caspian Hyrcanian Forest Project GEFSEC PROJECT ID: 4470; GEF AGENCY ID: PIMS 4078; AWARD ID: 00071681 CONSULTANT TOR FOR ENTREPRENEURSHIP & GREEN BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT IN CHFP PILOT SITES ( Forest Business consultant ) Brief Description: The project will conserve biodiversity in key landscapes within the

More information

DAAD Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst

DAAD Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst DAAD Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst German Academic Exchange Service Call for applications for the support of multidisciplinary research cooperation between Brazil and Germany (NoPa) With this

More information

Changing Paradigms in the Forestry Sector of Latin America

Changing Paradigms in the Forestry Sector of Latin America Changing Paradigms in the Forestry Sector of Latin America Coordinating convening lead author: Glenn Galloway Convening lead authors: Sebastião Kengen, Bastiaan Louman and Dietmar Stoian Contributing authors:

More information

This image cannot currently be displayed. Course Catalog. History and Geography Glynlyon, Inc.

This image cannot currently be displayed. Course Catalog. History and Geography Glynlyon, Inc. This image cannot currently be displayed. Course Catalog History and Geography 2016 Glynlyon, Inc. History and Geography Table of Contents COURSE OVERVIEW... 1 UNIT 1: WORLD GEOGRAPHY... 1 UNIT 2: THE

More information

Role of Civil Society Organisations in REDD Projects

Role of Civil Society Organisations in REDD Projects Role of Civil Society Organisations in REDD Projects A joint study by the Conservation Finance Alliance and PricewaterhouseCoopers Sergio Salas pwc Agenda/Contents Our work in ecosystems and biodiversity

More information

UNITED NATIONS ENVIRONMENT PROGRAMME. Environment for Development

UNITED NATIONS ENVIRONMENT PROGRAMME. Environment for Development UNITED NATIONS ENVIRONMENT PROGRAMME Environment for Development UNEP is the voice for the environment within the United Nations system UNEP s mission is to provide leadership and encourage partnership

More information

Biodiversity Barometer 2013

Biodiversity Barometer 2013 5 years of UEBT Biodiversity Barometer Since 2009, UEBT has been tracking biodiversity awareness around the world. To date 31.000 consumers, spread over 11 countries, have been interviewed. They are prodded

More information

What is Biodiversity? Come with us on a journey

What is Biodiversity? Come with us on a journey What is Biodiversity? Come with us on a journey From the hot arid deserts of the Sahara, through the lush green rainforests of the Amazon, to the ocean depths and bright corals, our natural world is a

More information

Projects that promote the conservation and/or sustainable use of endemic species. 3

Projects that promote the conservation and/or sustainable use of endemic species. 3 OPERATIONAL PROGRAM NUMBER 4 MOUNTAIN ECOSYSTEMS 4.1 Mountain ecosystem are among the world s most vulnerable biogeographical domain. From the Andes to the Himalayas, mountain ecosystems are very distinct

More information

Research Research and and Development Vice-Presidency

Research Research and and Development Vice-Presidency Research Research and and Development Vice-Presidency Social Social Programs Programs Division Division Social Sustainable Development Mission 2015 The Tecnologico de Monterrey, aware of its social responsibility

More information

Environmental Challenges One of the Millennium Development Goals

Environmental Challenges One of the Millennium Development Goals Environmental Challenges One of the Millennium Development Goals Lecture # 20 Week 13 Structure of this class Recap Main environmental challenges Main questions A basic concept, and six facts pertaining

More information

IUCN s Red List of Ecosystems: An Evolving Tool for Risk Assessment to Support Priority Setting & Landscape Action

IUCN s Red List of Ecosystems: An Evolving Tool for Risk Assessment to Support Priority Setting & Landscape Action IUCN s Red List of Ecosystems: An Evolving Tool for Risk Assessment to Support Priority Setting & Landscape Action Edmund Barrow (Ecosystem Management Programme), Jon Paul Rodríguez & David Keith (Commission

More information

Melbourne Principles for Sustainable Cities

Melbourne Principles for Sustainable Cities Melbourne Principles for Sustainable Cities TECHNOLOGY C GY CENTRE INTERNATIONAL E L ENVIRONMENTAL United Nations Environment Programme Division of Technology, Industry and Economics Integrative Management

More information

Comprehensive Risk Assessment for Urban and National Resilience

Comprehensive Risk Assessment for Urban and National Resilience 1 Comprehensive Risk Assessment for Urban and National Resilience KFW International Symposium, Frankfurt, Germany 13 November Elizabeth Longworth, Director United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

More information

AMAZON Initiative. Facts and figures. Definitions of Amazon

AMAZON Initiative. Facts and figures. Definitions of Amazon AMAZON Initiative Facts and figures Definitions of Amazon Source: J.C. Riveros WWF Peru 1. The Amazon biome: the area covered predominantly by dense moist tropical forest, but with several other kinds

More information

GLOBAL ALLIANCE FOR CLIMATE-SMART AGRICULTURE (GACSA)

GLOBAL ALLIANCE FOR CLIMATE-SMART AGRICULTURE (GACSA) GLOBAL ALLIANCE FOR CLIMATE-SMART AGRICULTURE (GACSA) FRAMEWORK DOCUMENT Version 01 :: 1 September 2014 I Vision 1. In today s world there is enough food produced for all to be well-fed, but one person

More information

Environmental Management Plans

Environmental Management Plans Environmental Management Plans 1 ISAGEN s presence in Colombia Power plants Hydroelectric Jaguas 170 MW San Carlos 1,240 MW Calderas 26 MW Miel I 396 MW Río Amoyá-La Esperanza 80 MW Sogamoso 820 MW Termoelectric

More information

START-IRA/UDSM Education and Training Program and Externship Assessments

START-IRA/UDSM Education and Training Program and Externship Assessments START-IRA/UDSM Education and Training Program and Externship Assessments presented in the stakeholder dialogue in climate change, conservation of biodiversity and ecosystem services James Lyimo, Institute

More information

Latin America and COP20

Latin America and COP20 ESSAY cities, Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) increasingly try to engage in global environmental issues, particularly with regards to the challenge of climate change. Latin America and the Caribbean

More information

Indigenous Peoples - Lands, Territories and Natural Resources

Indigenous Peoples - Lands, Territories and Natural Resources BACKGROUNDER Indigenous Peoples - Lands, Territories and Natural Resources Hundreds of indigenous tribespeople in north-eastern India are rushing to reclaim lands from which they were removed decades ago

More information

HLPE report on Nutrition and Food Systems

HLPE report on Nutrition and Food Systems HLPE report on Nutrition and Food Systems e-consultation on an Issues Note proposed by the HLPE Steering Committee From 9 December 2015 to 15 February 2016 Short Summary by the HLPE Secretariat 1 There

More information

Bilateral Debt-for-Nature Swaps: The PROFONANPE Experience Peru

Bilateral Debt-for-Nature Swaps: The PROFONANPE Experience Peru V th World Parks Congress: Sustainable Finance Stream September 2003 Durban, South Africa Applications Session Learning from concrete successes of sustainably financing protected areas Workshop 11 Debt

More information

THE L ORÉAL SUSTAINABILITY COMMITMENT

THE L ORÉAL SUSTAINABILITY COMMITMENT THE L ORÉAL SUSTAINABILITY COMMITMENT OUR SHARING BEAUTY WITH ALL COMMITMENT TOGETHER WE WILL MAKE BEAUTY SUSTAINABLE. TOGETHER WE WILL MAKE SUSTAINABILITY BEAUTIFUL. We want to bring beauty to all people.

More information

QUÉBEC DECLARATION ON ECOTOURISM

QUÉBEC DECLARATION ON ECOTOURISM QUÉBEC DECLARATION ON ECOTOURISM In the framework of the UN International Year of Ecotourism, 2002, under the aegis of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the World Tourism Organization

More information

Services Help Desk for Sustainable Businesses Program in the Brazilian Amazon: An Analysis of Benefited Enterprises.

Services Help Desk for Sustainable Businesses Program in the Brazilian Amazon: An Analysis of Benefited Enterprises. Services Help Desk for Sustainable Businesses Program in the Brazilian Amazon: An Analysis of Benefited Enterprises (May 19, 2009) Amigos da Terra Amazônia Brasileira (DRAFT Not for Circulation) EXECUTIVE

More information

DISTANCE LEARNING PROGRAMME COURSE SYLLABUS UNIVERSITY DIPLOMA IN RURAL DEVELOPMENT BY DISTANCE LEARNING

DISTANCE LEARNING PROGRAMME COURSE SYLLABUS UNIVERSITY DIPLOMA IN RURAL DEVELOPMENT BY DISTANCE LEARNING DISTANCE LEARNING PROGRAMME COURSE SYLLABUS UNIVERSITY CERTIFICATE IN RURAL DEVELOPMENT BY DISTANCE LEARNING 1 (30 credits usually over 1 year or less) UNIVERSITY DIPLOMA IN RURAL DEVELOPMENT BY DISTANCE

More information

Lower Secondary Geography

Lower Secondary Geography Topic Level / Course Duration Overview Key Geographical Concepts Tropical rainforest: How can we save the rainforest? Sec 1 Express/Normal (Academic) 10 periods (based on 30 min per period) for 1E 14 periods

More information

Agricultural Reinsurance in Latin America Actual Situation & Outlook. 4 th Reinsurance Congress Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) April 2015

Agricultural Reinsurance in Latin America Actual Situation & Outlook. 4 th Reinsurance Congress Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) April 2015 Agricultural Reinsurance in Latin America Actual Situation & Outlook 4 th Reinsurance Congress Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) April 2015 AGENDA Commodity Price & Food Consumption Context Worldwide Agriculture

More information

Chapter 3 Forest biological diversity

Chapter 3 Forest biological diversity 49 Chapter 3 Forest biological diversity OVERVIEW Biological diversity encompasses the variety of existing life forms, the ecological roles they perform and the genetic diversity they contain (FAO, 1989).

More information

- OJEWP/Panamá -Nanang Sujana/Indonesia - REPALEF/Congo

- OJEWP/Panamá -Nanang Sujana/Indonesia - REPALEF/Congo 1 Crédito fotografías: - OJEWP/Panamá -Nanang Sujana/Indonesia - REPALEF/Congo EFFECTIVE PARTICIPATION OF LOCAL PEOPLES AND COMMUNITIES: A CHALLENGE IN GLOBAL CLIMATE NEGOTIATIONS The presence and full

More information

VOLUNTEER WORK IN CONSERVATION AREAS AROUND THE WORLD AND IN BRAZIL

VOLUNTEER WORK IN CONSERVATION AREAS AROUND THE WORLD AND IN BRAZIL PROGRAMA DE VOLUNTARIADO VOLUNTEER PROGRAM VOLUNTEER MANUAL OF TIJUCA NATIONAL PARK VOLUNTEER WORK IN CONSERVATION AREAS AROUND THE WORLD AND IN BRAZIL The importance of volunteer work in the world is

More information

1. What is a biodiversity offset?

1. What is a biodiversity offset? How can BBOP help companies? This document is intended for developers who are considering undertaking a biodiversity offset and may welcome help from the Business and Biodiversity Offsets Programme (BBOP).

More information

Design A National Park Brochure: A Template To Assist Students

Design A National Park Brochure: A Template To Assist Students Design A National Park Brochure: A Template To Assist Students Produced By: Susan Staple, Outreach Education Coordinator, Parks Canada Permission to revise the original activity was received from: Randy

More information

LIFE ORIENTATION DOCUMENT

LIFE ORIENTATION DOCUMENT LIFE ORIENTATION DOCUMENT The European Union provides funding and grants for a broad range of projects and programmes covering areas such as education, health, consumer protection, environmental protection,

More information

United Nations Environment Programme Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean

United Nations Environment Programme Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean United Nations Environment Programme Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean UNITED NATIONS ENVIRONMENT PROGRAMME PROGRAMME DES NATIONS UNIES POUR L ENVIRONNEMENT Seventeenth Meeting of the

More information

MONITORING OF HABITATS AT THE LEVEL OF A NATURA 2000 SITE MOHANA MOBILE AND WEB APP. Francisco Gutierres 1. May of 2016

MONITORING OF HABITATS AT THE LEVEL OF A NATURA 2000 SITE MOHANA MOBILE AND WEB APP. Francisco Gutierres 1. May of 2016 MONITORING OF HABITATS AT THE LEVEL OF A NATURA 2000 SITE MOHANA MOBILE AND WEB APP Francisco Gutierres 1 May of 2016 1 Ph.D. in Physical Geography, Institute of Geography Spatial Planning of the University

More information

CONTENTS AREA STUDIES - REGIONAL SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT: BRAZIL

CONTENTS AREA STUDIES - REGIONAL SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT: BRAZIL CONTENTS AREA STUDIES - REGIONAL SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT: BRAZIL Area Studies - Regional Sustainable Development: Brazil - Volume 1 No. of Pages: 400 ISBN: 978-1-84826-171-6 (ebook) ISBN: 978-1-84826-621-6

More information

NZQA registered unit standard 26462 version 1 Page 1 of 6

NZQA registered unit standard 26462 version 1 Page 1 of 6 Page 1 of 6 Title Demonstrate knowledge of Central American and/or South American countries as tourist destinations Level 3 Credits 8 Purpose People credited with this unit standard are able to: locate

More information

Kristina Veidemane, Baltic Environmental Forum Panevezys, 12.05.2015

Kristina Veidemane, Baltic Environmental Forum Panevezys, 12.05.2015 Priority 2 Protection and restoration of biodiversity and soil and promotion of ecosystem services, including through Natura 2000, and green infrastructure Kristina Veidemane, Baltic Environmental Forum

More information

Contest. Gobernarte: The Art of Good Government. Eduardo Campos Award. 2015 Third Edition

Contest. Gobernarte: The Art of Good Government. Eduardo Campos Award. 2015 Third Edition Contest Gobernarte: The Art of Good Government Eduardo Campos Award 2015 Third Edition 1 Gobernarte: The Art of Good Government The purpose of the Gobernarte contest is to identify, reward, document, and

More information

Hybrid Models for Social Enterprises. Jill Kickul, PhD Director, Stern Program in Social Entrepreneurship

Hybrid Models for Social Enterprises. Jill Kickul, PhD Director, Stern Program in Social Entrepreneurship Hybrid Models for Social Enterprises Jill Kickul, PhD Director, Stern Program in Social Entrepreneurship Jed Emerson, Blendedvalue.org There is an idea that values are divided between the financial and

More information

Manaus Free Trade Zone. Meeting with Taipei Delegation Brasília, October 25 th, 2013

Manaus Free Trade Zone. Meeting with Taipei Delegation Brasília, October 25 th, 2013 Manaus Free Trade Zone Meeting with Taipei Delegation Brasília, October 25 th, 2013 MANAUS FREE TRADE ZONE (ZFM) MANAGEMENT MODEL PRESIDENCY OF THE REPUBLIC Ministry of Development, Industry and Foreign

More information

PROJECT INFORMATION DOCUMENT (PID) APPRAISAL STAGE

PROJECT INFORMATION DOCUMENT (PID) APPRAISAL STAGE PROJECT INFORMATION DOCUMENT (PID) APPRAISAL STAGE Project Name Region Country Sector(s) Theme(s) Lending Instrument Project ID Borrower(s) Implementing Agency Environmental Category Date PID Prepared/Updated

More information

LIFE GO PARK. Project summary. Project LIFE12 INF/IT/000571

LIFE GO PARK. Project summary. Project LIFE12 INF/IT/000571 LIFE GO PARK Project summary Project LIFE12 INF/IT/000571 1/10 INDEX Background and rationale Pag. 3 Objectives of the project Pag. 7 Phases of the project Pag. 9 2/10 Background and rationale of the project

More information

Seminário Sociedade Civil, Empresas e Biodiversidade Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian 26 de Setembro de 2007

Seminário Sociedade Civil, Empresas e Biodiversidade Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian 26 de Setembro de 2007 Seminário Sociedade Civil, Empresas e Biodiversidade Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian 26 de Setembro de 2007 Biodiversity loss is recognized by the private sector in the early 90 s Earth Summit Rio de Janeiro

More information

Intercontinental Learning Route Latin America 30 of July 14 of August 2012 Territories Dynamics - Learning Objectives

Intercontinental Learning Route Latin America 30 of July 14 of August 2012 Territories Dynamics - Learning Objectives Intercontinental Learning Route Latin America 30 of July 14 of August 2012 Territories Dynamics - Learning Objectives Synthesis guide Territory Dynamics Learning Objectives Colca Valley: Department of

More information

How to cite this document GNPS, GCREG, CDF, and GC. 2013. Galapagos Report 2011-2012. Puerto Ayora, Galapagos, Ecuador.

How to cite this document GNPS, GCREG, CDF, and GC. 2013. Galapagos Report 2011-2012. Puerto Ayora, Galapagos, Ecuador. GALAPAGOS REPORT 2011-2012 TOURISM THE NEW MODEL OF TOURISM: DEFINITION AND IMPLEMENTATION OF THE PRINCIPLES OF ECOTOURISM IN GALAPAGOS JUAN CARLOS GARCÍA, DANIEL ORELLANA AND EDDY ARAUJO How to cite this

More information

UNIA Master s Course in Management and Conservation of Species in Trade: the International Framework (12 th edition)

UNIA Master s Course in Management and Conservation of Species in Trade: the International Framework (12 th edition) UNIA Master s Course in Management and Conservation of Species in Trade: the International Framework (12 th edition) Code: 3595 Postgraduate courses: Master s. Baeza, From 4 th April to 17 th June 2016

More information

Programme Development Manager, Conservation Capacity & Leadership

Programme Development Manager, Conservation Capacity & Leadership Programme Development Manager, Conservation Capacity & Leadership (Maternity Cover) Application Pack In the past century FFI has consistently saved species from extinction and protected habitats from destruction.

More information

Coral Triangle Initiative (CTI) on Coral Reefs, Fisheries and Food Securities

Coral Triangle Initiative (CTI) on Coral Reefs, Fisheries and Food Securities 2008/MRCWG/022 Agenda Item: 10 Coral Triangle Initiative (CTI) on Coral Reefs, Fisheries and Food Securities Purpose: Information Submitted by: Indonesia 21 st Marine Resource Conservation Working Group

More information

Forest Law Enforcement Governance and Trade (FLEGT) Voluntary Partnership Agreements (VPAs) or How to do effective consultation for national policies?

Forest Law Enforcement Governance and Trade (FLEGT) Voluntary Partnership Agreements (VPAs) or How to do effective consultation for national policies? Forest Law Enforcement Governance and Trade (FLEGT) Voluntary Partnership Agreements (VPAs) or How to do effective consultation for national policies? Kerstin Canby Forest Trends May 2013 Which Which FLEGT

More information

Breakfast with SPREP and Pacific Ministers. Remarks. Dr. Naoko Ishii, CEO and Chairperson. The Global Environment Facility

Breakfast with SPREP and Pacific Ministers. Remarks. Dr. Naoko Ishii, CEO and Chairperson. The Global Environment Facility Breakfast with SPREP and Pacific Ministers Remarks Dr. Naoko Ishii, CEO and Chairperson The Global Environment Facility CBD COP-11 Hyderabad, India 2 CEO Speech at the Breakfast with SPREP and Honorable

More information

The national parks of France: reference areas

The national parks of France: reference areas The national parks of France: reference areas France is now home to nine flagship areas which set a global example. These areas serve to underline and highlight the exceptional quality of the country s

More information

Perspective in Agriculture and Rural Development in Latin America and the Caribbean

Perspective in Agriculture and Rural Development in Latin America and the Caribbean Perspective in Agriculture and Rural Development in Latin America and the Caribbean February 2012 Víctor M. Villalobos Director General Slide 1 HEMISFERIC AGRICULTURE PERSPECTIVE Ladies and Gentlemen:

More information

REPUBLIC OF TURKEY MINISTRY OF FORESTRY AND WATER AFFAIRS

REPUBLIC OF TURKEY MINISTRY OF FORESTRY AND WATER AFFAIRS REPUBLIC OF TURKEY MINISTRY OF FORESTRY AND WATER AFFAIRS Turkey s position in the World Prof. Dr. Veysel EROĞLU Minister of Forestry and Water Affairs The Ministry of Forestry and Water Affairs, formerly

More information

UNDP Turkey Environment and Sustainable Development Programme

UNDP Turkey Environment and Sustainable Development Programme UNDP Turkey Environment and Sustainable Development Programme Helping Turkey to attain environmental sustainability Working for poverty reduction and improving livelihoods of people C100 M57 Y0 K2 Helping

More information

Votorantim Industrial Sustainability Report. External Audience

Votorantim Industrial Sustainability Report. External Audience Votorantim Industrial Sustainability Report External Audience Message from the Senior Management In Votorantim Group s 93 years of history, we have maintained stability and consistency in creating value,

More information

SUMMARY Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation (REDD) in South America

SUMMARY Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation (REDD) in South America SUMMARY Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation (REDD) in South America Unión Internacional para la Conservación de la Naturaleza SUMMARY Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation

More information

Progress In the Development of the Program of Work on Protected Areas Region: Amazon Biome

Progress In the Development of the Program of Work on Protected Areas Region: Amazon Biome R E P O R T Progress In the Development of the Program of Work on Protected Areas Region: Amazon Biome Department of Protected Areas Brazil's Environment Ministry Forest Service of Suriname With the support

More information

FONAG The Fund for the Protection of Water, Ecuador

FONAG The Fund for the Protection of Water, Ecuador FONAG The Fund for the Protection of Water, Ecuador Thomas Chiramba, Silas Mogoi and Isabel Martinez (UNEP), Tim Jones (DJEnvironmental) Type of tool: investments and fiscal measures for biodiversity protection

More information

JOB DESCRIPTION. Policy Advisor (campaigner)

JOB DESCRIPTION. Policy Advisor (campaigner) JOB DESCRIPTION Policy Advisor (campaigner) Effective from: January 2016 Reporting to: Research and Policy Coordinator Close working relationship with: Executive Director, Head of Programmes, Research

More information

Organic farming : key advantages to be encouraged

Organic farming : key advantages to be encouraged Stéphane Le Foll Minister of Agriculture, Agrifood and Forestry. Organic farming : key advantages to be encouraged «Organic farming and its products represent a dynamic and buoyant sector of the economy,

More information

SHAPING LAND-USE PRACTICES AND SUPPLY CHAINS THROUGH COMMODITY CERTIFICATION: THE EXPERIENCE OF THE RAINFOREST ALLIANCE

SHAPING LAND-USE PRACTICES AND SUPPLY CHAINS THROUGH COMMODITY CERTIFICATION: THE EXPERIENCE OF THE RAINFOREST ALLIANCE SHAPING LAND-USE PRACTICES AND SUPPLY CHAINS THROUGH COMMODITY CERTIFICATION: THE EXPERIENCE OF THE RAINFOREST ALLIANCE Jeffrey Milder, Rainforest Alliance GEF/STAP Mainstreaming Biodiversity Workshop

More information

Terms of Reference for Rangeland Management Plan Preparation

Terms of Reference for Rangeland Management Plan Preparation Terms of Reference for Rangeland Management Plan Preparation Organization Project Position Type Study/assessment Topic Position Location Duration Reporting to Working with Starting date Application deadline

More information

BioSynergy: Access to renewable energy and inclusive business promotion with sustainable biofuels in isolated communities of the Peruvian Amazon

BioSynergy: Access to renewable energy and inclusive business promotion with sustainable biofuels in isolated communities of the Peruvian Amazon CASE STUDY 60 BioSynergy: Access to renewable energy and inclusive business promotion with sustainable biofuels in isolated communities of the Peruvian Amazon Authors/advisor names: Martijn Veen, Abel

More information

WATER: ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE Syllabus

WATER: ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE Syllabus WATER: ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE Syllabus Course Title Water: Environmental Science Course Description Central to all ecosystems, water is essential to life as we know it. It shapes our planet on every level,

More information

HORTOBAGY SODIC LAKES - Restoration of sodic lake sub-type of the Pannonic salt steppe and marsh habitat in the Hortobágy LIFE07 NAT/H/000324

HORTOBAGY SODIC LAKES - Restoration of sodic lake sub-type of the Pannonic salt steppe and marsh habitat in the Hortobágy LIFE07 NAT/H/000324 HORTOBAGY SODIC LAKES - Restoration of sodic lake sub-type of the Pannonic salt steppe and marsh habitat in the Hortobágy LIFE07 NAT/H/000324 Project description Environmental issues Beneficiaries Administrative

More information

1) Stakeholder participation in ER-PIN planning and ERP design

1) Stakeholder participation in ER-PIN planning and ERP design Grading for ER-PIN Assessments: Color Qualification Analysis Green The indicator is clearly addressed and supported by country stakeholders and other sources of evidence; Yellow The indicator is partially

More information

TERMS OF REFERENCE N 025/2015

TERMS OF REFERENCE N 025/2015 TERMS OF REFERENCE N 025/2015 Ref: RedLAC CAFÉ Knowledge for Action Project Project K Specialist consultant(s) for content development and workshop moderation on the topic Negotiations with the private

More information

Segui buscando en la Red de Bibliotecas Virtuales de CLACSO http://biblioteca.clacso.edu.ar

Segui buscando en la Red de Bibliotecas Virtuales de CLACSO http://biblioteca.clacso.edu.ar Indigenous people and climate change : causes of flooding in the Bolivian Amazon Titulo and consequences for the indigenous population Canedo, Gabriela - Autor/a; Autor(es) Buenos Aires Lugar CLACSO Editorial/Editor

More information

International Land and Forest Tenure Facility

International Land and Forest Tenure Facility International Land and Forest Tenure Timeline for Establishment, Governance, and Funding Rights and Resources Initiative SUMMARY This document summarizes the development processes, operational goals, project

More information

Karuk Tribe Integrating Traditional Ecological Knowledge within Natural Resource Management

Karuk Tribe Integrating Traditional Ecological Knowledge within Natural Resource Management Karuk Tribe Integrating Traditional Ecological Knowledge within Natural Resource Management Traditional ecological knowledge (TEK) plays a significant role in the Karuk Tribe s approach to natural resource

More information

Project Title: Project for Forest Conservation and Environmental Education in the Eastern Amazon

Project Title: Project for Forest Conservation and Environmental Education in the Eastern Amazon Evaluation Summary 1. Outline of the Project Country: Federative Republic of Brazil Project Title: Project for Forest Conservation and Environmental Education in the Eastern Amazon Issue/Sector: Natural

More information

Serviço Geológico do Brasil CPRM. Hidrogeological Map of Brazil and Adjoining Plata Basin (Cuenca del Plata)

Serviço Geológico do Brasil CPRM. Hidrogeological Map of Brazil and Adjoining Plata Basin (Cuenca del Plata) Serviço Geológico do Brasil CPRM Hidrogeological Map of Brazil and Adjoining Plata Basin (Cuenca del Plata) Serviço Geológico do Brasil CPRM Content Conceptual Framework What about the hydrogeology mapping?

More information

INFRASTRUCTURE: Examples from Brazil

INFRASTRUCTURE: Examples from Brazil INTERNATIONAL APPLICATIONS OF GREEN INFRASTRUCTURE: Examples from Brazil October 12, 2011 Webinar Conservation Leadership Network The Conservation Fund Denise Levy Denise Levy Environmental Safeguards

More information

Submission. 2. PURPOSE OF THE SUBMISSION To inform the NCC Board of Directors on the approach to implement the 2013 Greenbelt Master Plan.

Submission. 2. PURPOSE OF THE SUBMISSION To inform the NCC Board of Directors on the approach to implement the 2013 Greenbelt Master Plan. Public Submission No.: 2014-I17e To: Board of Directors For: INFORMATION Date: 2014-11-19 1. TITLE Greenbelt Master Plan Implementation 2. PURPOSE OF THE SUBMISSION To inform the NCC Board of Directors

More information

Inter-American. Development Bank. Climate Change. Action Plan (2012-2015)

Inter-American. Development Bank. Climate Change. Action Plan (2012-2015) Inter-American Development Bank Climate Change Action Plan (2012-2015) Index I. Objective 2 II. Priority areas of intervention 4 III. Strategic lines of action supported under the Action Plan IV. Institutional

More information

UNEP Strategy for Latin America and the Caribbean (2003-2005)

UNEP Strategy for Latin America and the Caribbean (2003-2005) United Nations Environment Programme Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean PROGRAMA DE LAS NACIONES UNIDAS PARA EL MEDIO AMBIENTE PROGRAMME DES NATIONS UNIES POUR L ENVIRONNEMENT PROGRAMA

More information

Supply Chains in Agriculture: Joint Action of GIZ and the Private Sector

Supply Chains in Agriculture: Joint Action of GIZ and the Private Sector Supply Chains in Agriculture: Joint Action of GIZ and the Private Sector Sophie Grunze GIZ-Division 45 Rural Development and Agriculture Presentation at IAMO Forum, Halle, 20th June 2013 01.07.2013 Seite

More information

State of global wetlands and implications for the Sustainable Development Goals

State of global wetlands and implications for the Sustainable Development Goals research for a sustainable future State of global wetlands and implications for the Sustainable Development Goals Max Finlayson Institute for Land, Water & Society, Charles Sturt University, Australia

More information

Guiding tourism companies toward an environmentally, socially and economically responsible industry

Guiding tourism companies toward an environmentally, socially and economically responsible industry Guiding tourism companies toward an environmentally, socially and economically responsible industry Sustainable Tourism: More than one billion people travel around the world every year, either for business

More information

International Marrakech Task Force on Sustainable Tourism Development

International Marrakech Task Force on Sustainable Tourism Development International Marrakech Task Force on Sustainable Tourism Development Tourism for sustainability Are we tackling the challenges of tourism and climate change? UN DESA ministère de l économie, des finances

More information

Environmental Sensitivity Analysis in Organizational Sustainability Planning

Environmental Sensitivity Analysis in Organizational Sustainability Planning Environmental Sensitivity Analysis in Organizational Sustainability Planning Boosting Effectiveness through Shared Stakeholder Interests Jane E. Obbagy Organizations continually seek solutions to minimize

More information

Sicirec Group. Making profit with nature conservation. Biodiversity preservation. Profitability. Poverty alleviation

Sicirec Group. Making profit with nature conservation. Biodiversity preservation. Profitability. Poverty alleviation Making profit with nature conservation Profitability Biodiversity preservation Poverty alleviation Sicirec Group 1991: Sicirec founded Consumers organisation Investment Management Trading platform 2007:

More information