Written by David Cleary | October 8th, 2010
The loser in Brazil’s recent presidential election scores a win for the environment— our director of conservation strategies in South America explains.
Written by David Cleary | September 3rd, 2010
Is there really a link between the economy and levels of deforestation in the Amazon? David Cleary, our director of conservation strategies in South America, looks at that relationship and some interesting trends in Brazil.
Written by Bob Lalasz | December 29th, 2009
5 fascinating and fresh green stories…from the Internet, no less! Will rising CO2 levels in the atmosphere lead to louder oceans? (EcoGeek) Climate change is causing plants and animals to shift their habitat ranges — but will it be fast enough? (EcoWorldly) Carbon prices are falling on European markets — should governments set a price […]
Written by David Cleary | December 2nd, 2009
In Brazil, we trust our politicians even less than you do north of the Rio Grande. With rather more reason: if there were an Olympics for stealing public money or deliberate deceit of the electorate, we could put out a gold medal team of politicos. When they speak, we don’t so much listen as look […]