News

USAID Brings Partners Together in a Celebratory Exchange of Experiences

Aug 31, 2022 · News Item

Partners outline progress and challenges related to biodiversity conservation projects

Indigenous Peoples Highlight the Traditional Knowledge in Forest Governance

Aug 31, 2022 · News Item

'It is important to give voice to the Indigenous Peoples who looks after the land,' says Sinéia

Indigenous Peoples, Women and Youth are Included in USAID's Climate Strategy

Aug 31, 2022 · News Item

USAID Senior Climate Adviser Genevieve Maricle presents USAID's goals

Carlos Nobre Stresses the Importance of Bioeconomy to Preserve the Amazon

Aug 31, 2022 · News Item

The researcher was at the 2022 PCAB Partners Meeting

Research Shows Brazilians Value Sustainable Nut Production

Aug 31, 2022 · News Item

The study was carried out to strengthen the work developed by ASSOAB

Horta da Terra Marks Debut of TerraBio Methodology

Aug 31, 2022 · News Item

The Alliance of Bioversity International and CIAT visited Belém to collect data

Training Program Discusses Challenges of Preserving Indigenous Territories

Aug 31, 2022 · News Item

Program is part of a project supported by PCAB and developed by Indigenist Work Center

Biodiversity Monitoring: 1,500 Local Monitors Trained Over Nine Years

Aug 31, 2022 · News Item

MPB enters its final stage after promoting participatory monitoring in 18 conservation units

Sociobiodiversity Economy: Building a Market that Helps protect the Amazon

Aug 31, 2022 · News Item

Seminar helps strengthen community based enterprise networks

Training Programs Advance Indigenous Production of Açaí

Aug 31, 2022 · News Item

This sustainable product’s value chain helps to preserve the forest

Diversity, Inclusion, and Gender Equity in Integrated Fire Management

Aug 31, 2022 · News Item

The publication is supported by USAID with technical review by Prevfogo and ICMBio

USAID Opens a New Call for Proposals under PCAB

Aug 18, 2022 · News Item

The goal is to broaden its current biodiversity conservation program to further advance biodiversity and forest conservation

Community-Based Processing Plant Brings Sustainable Development to Amazonas

Jul 01, 2022 · News Item

The Ministry of Agriculture certified the community-based Brazil nut processing plant

Andiroba: The Seed that Generates Income and Enables People to Plan for their Future

Jul 01, 2022 · News Item

This year the Médio Juruá Territory is expecting the best harvest this decade; families will buy equipment

Female Empowerment: Riverine Women Bet on the Production of Biocosmetics

Jul 01, 2022 · News Item

Fifty women in the Médio Juruá region were trained on local raw material production techniques

'Value Chains' Project Promotes Strategic Planning

Jul 01, 2022 · News Item

The objective it to strengthen the leadership role of four organizations operating at Verde para Sempre

Applications open for social projects in Barcarena

Jul 01, 2022 · News Item

Community organizations that promote entrepreneurship in the region are encouraged to apply

Territorial Management Training Empowers Indigenous Peoples in the Amazon

Jul 01, 2022 · News Item

Project trains environmental agents on management and monitoring tools

Visits to Projects in Pará Facilitate Information and Knowledge Sharing

May 26, 2022 · News Item

USAID, PPA, CIAT teams met with local partners promoting sustainable development projects

Virtual Library Collected Information on Brazil Nuts since the 19th Century

May 26, 2022 · News Item

OCA initiative includes over 1,200 items in a variety of formats

Information, Awareness, Engagement: MPB Supports Biodiversity Conservation

May 26, 2022 · News Item

Participatory Monitoring Project is closing its Knowledge Gatherings

Training Program Aims to Strengthen Social Enterprises in Juruti

May 26, 2022 · News Item

Program will include training cycles and a business round

May 22: USAID supports projects focused on biodiversity conservation

May 26, 2022 · News Item

Nature-based solutions are the key to sustainable development challenges

Research shows perceptions of the PPA network about the initiative

May 26, 2022 · News Item

Perception analysis indicates 93% consider that its management creates confidence in the PPA

Investment fund co-designed with USAID and CIAT embarks on second phase

May 25, 2022 · News Item

The ASN Biodiversity Fund announced their investment in the ABF Brazil

USAID Launches New Climate Strategy with Six Ambitious Targets by 2030

Apr 28, 2022 · News Item

Goals include the conservation of 100 million hectares of forest around the world

Indigenous People Attend Climate Change Training in Roraima

Apr 28, 2022 · News Item

CIR works on the implementation of territorial and environmental management plans

Indigenous Economy: Texts Highlight the Importance of Value Chains

Apr 28, 2022 · News Item

Publications showcase data on the artisans products, Brazil nut, cocoa, and açaí

Value Chains Initiative brings together partners in Brasilia

Apr 28, 2022 · News Item

During three days, 13 organizations discussed the difficulties they faced during the pandemic

Community-Based Brazil Nut Processing Plant Receives Export License

Apr 28, 2022 · News Item

ASSOAB acquires raw nuts from 126 families from traditional communities

Organic Agroforestry Coffee Prepares to Scale Production in the Amazon

Apr 28, 2022 · News Item

Innovative investment round boosts coffee production combined with carbon credits

Earth Day: USAID supports new investments in biodiversity conservation

Apr 19, 2022 · News Item

The Amazon is critical to containing climate change and regulating the planet’s climate

USAID signs memorandum of understanding with GCF Task Force

Mar 29, 2022 · News Item

The team also participated in lectures throughout the event in Manaus

Fire brigade women celebrate their role and their resilience

Mar 29, 2022 · News Item

Event was promoted by the US Forest Services and had representation across five countries

Ingá Project supports female leadership in communities around Juriti

Mar 29, 2022 · News Item

Videos present women’s actions to increase their involvement in collective decisions

Riverine women united to strengthen their role in their communities

Mar 29, 2022 · News Item

Through ASMAMJ, women now engage in income generation activities

Award: Brazilian Women Making a Difference

Mar 29, 2022 · News Item

The recognition goes to women who are making a positive impact in their communities

Investing in quilombola culture to fight climate change

Feb 25, 2022 · News Item

Project will map the role of traditional communities in tackling climate change

Amazon seeds: income for communities, and protection for the forest

Feb 25, 2022 · News Item

PTMJ strengthens seed and oil value chain, benefiting 2,652 riverine people

Innovative training includes women in integrated fire management

Feb 25, 2022 · News Item

Project seeks to promote gender and cultural diversity, including Indigenous People

Training program encourages Indigenous Peoples to develop projects

Feb 25, 2022 · News Item

Women's empowerment: Entre Parentas will have its last module in March

Forest expeditions to monitor territories and preserve Indigenous culture

Feb 25, 2022 · News Item

Field activities for the Territorial Management project were resumed in the Amazon

Indigenous networks fight COVID-19 in Amazon communities

Feb 25, 2022 · News Item

Young people learn to use tools to disseminate prevention practices and fight misinformation

First phase of the PPA Solidarity initiative ends its cycle of activities against COVID-19 in the Amazon region

Sep 27, 2021 · News Item

After more than a year working to mitigate the COVID-19 pandemic, PPA Solidarity partners ended their activity cycle. The project results will be consolidated ...

Japan meets the Amazon on Avenida Paulista

Jul 13, 2021 · News Item

 

May 22: International Biodiversity Day

May 17, 2021 · News Item

 

Earth Day 2021 – Restore the Earth

Apr 14, 2021 · News Item

 

March 3rd: World Wildlife day

Mar 03, 2021 · News Item

 

SITAWI is appointed fund manager for the PPA

Sep 30, 2020 · News Item

 

Day of the Amazon - 5th September

Sep 04, 2020 · News Item

 

World Chocolate Day

Jul 13, 2020 · News Item

 

Knowledge Workshop at Jamari National Forest

Apr 27, 2020 · News Item

 

Letter to American citizens on COVID-19

Apr 27, 2020 · News Item

 

Message from USAID/Brazil Director Ted Gehr

Mar 24, 2020 · News Item

 

Trained Community assists in biodiversity

Jan 09, 2020 · News Item

 

Partners start Bem Viver project meetings

Sep 13, 2019 · News Item

 

PPA welcomes two new members

Aug 13, 2019 · News Item

 

International Day of Biodiversity

May 13, 2019 · News Item

 

teste

Apr 30, 2019 · News Item

 

Earth Day 2019: Protect our Species

Apr 20, 2019 · News Item

 

Information Request

Jan 18, 2019 · News Item

 

Partnership Platform for the Amazon Announces finalists

Nov 02, 2018 · News Item

Start-ups, community organizations, and impact enterprises geared towards forest conservation and social-environmental development are among those selected.

Liter of Light Helps Illuminate Amazon Communities

Oct 24, 2018 · News Item

The riverine communities of Médio Jurua now have access to low-cost, recycled and environmentally-friendly solar-powered lamps. With USAID/Brazil support, over ...

Workshop develops protocol to monitor sustainable pirarucu fishing in Amazon protected areas

Oct 02, 2018 · News Item

USAID partners the Ecological Research Institute (IPÊ) and Chico Mendes Institute for Biodiversity Conservation (ICMBio) hosted the Second Workshop toward a ...

Investment in Brazil provides domestic returns

Oct 02, 2018 · News Item

 

PCAB’s partners gather to celebrate progress and discuss alternatives that join development and biodiversity conservation goals

Oct 01, 2018 · News Item

The Partnership for the Conservation of Amazon Biodiversity (PCAB), the consortium of partners implementing the bilateral agreement between the United State ...

US-Brazil partnership is extended until 2024

Sep 26, 2018 · News Item

 

New products will help visitor experience at Anavilhanas National Park

Sep 26, 2018 · News Item

Last June, interpretation specialists from USFS and Colorado State University’s Center for Protected Area Management joined the staff of the Anavilhanas ...

USAID PPA partners make the case for sustainable business in Forum of Impact Investment

Sep 26, 2018 · News Item

The Partnership Platform for the Amazon (PPA) led two sessions at the recent 2018 Forum on Social Finances and Impact Investment in São Paulo June 6-7. The ...

Good news on Brazil nut monitoring: Best practives poised for replication in other extractive reserves - 02/2018

Sep 09, 2018 · News Item

ICMBio’s Robson Silva hit on an important natural resource management principal when he noted, “It is very important that the products resulting from ...

U.S and Brazil reaffirm partnership commitments to conserve Amazon’s biodiversity - 02/2018

Sep 09, 2018 · News Item

On March 7, 2018, Michael Eddy and Ambassador João Almino, the directors of USAID/Brazil and the Brazilian Cooperation Agency (ABC) respectively, signed the ...

Quilombolas from Pará learn how to become “YouTubers”, sharing their perspectives from Amazon-based forest communities with the world

Feb 15, 2018 · News Item

Crossed by big rivers and home to indigenous populations and quilombola communities, descendants of escaped slaves groups, and located in the very North of ...

Community leader wins international environmental award

Feb 15, 2018 · News Item

A community leader in Pará was awarded one of the most important international environmental awards in the world for her critical role in a community-led ...

Partnerships were the central theme of ICMBio’s third national “best practices seminar” for the Protected Areas management

Jan 21, 2018 · News Item

The Chico Mendes Institute of Biodiversity (ICMBio) held its 3rd National Seminar on Best Practices in the Management of Protected Areas November 27 to 29 ...

Fifth anniversary of the indigenous land management policy

Dec 19, 2017 · News Item

Indigenous and socioenvironmental organizations, together with National Indigenous Foundation (FUNAI) held a seminar in Brasilia to celebrate the fifth ...

USAID and private sector partners launch platform for sustainable development of the Amazon

Dec 19, 2017 · News Item

December 20, 2017 The Partnership Platform for the Amazon (PPA) was launched successfully on December 6th, culminating a year of coordination and planning. ...