Imazon points to increase in deforestation in the Amazon
"We have been monitoring this increase in deforestation on a monthly basis, with negative records. The areas deforested in March, April and May were the largest of the past 10 years for each month. And if we analyse only the overall amount registered in 2021, the deforestation is also the worst of the last decade", stated Imazon researcher Antônio Fonseca in the text published on the Imazon portuguese website and that you can read HERE.
COP26 sheds light on the role of Brazilian agribusiness in the face of climate change
And the sector was a major topic in lateral discussions at the convention.
15 years of Soy Moratorium: compliance and progress
Imaflora has uploaded the Independent Verification Report of the Soy Moratorium on the Soy on Track platform.
Monitoring slave labour is still a challenge in the country's value chains
The inclusion of social issues would be a great step forward in the monitoring of production chains in the country.