Tag Archives: Brazil

Latin American Perspectives Political Report 1323

Political Report # 1323 Just as U.S. Media Does With MLK, Brazil’s Media Is Trying to Whitewash and Exploit Marielle Franco’s Political Radicalism By Glenn Greenwald The Intercept ON SUNDAY NIGHT, Brazil’s most powerful television outlet, Rede Globo, devoted 45 … Continue reading

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A Dam-Building Boom is Transforming the Brazilian Amazon

Philip Fearnside is one of the greatest authorities in the world of environmental knowledge about the Amazon. He is a member of the International Society for Ecological Economics (ISEE). Brazil is in the midst of a dam-building spree in the … Continue reading

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Economics Research Fellow – Primary Forest Protection

Information, Policy & On-ground Action for Primary Forest Protection Overview: This is an opportunity to undertake applied economic research into tropical primary forest protection in three key countries or regions (Democratic Republic of Congo, Brazil, and Melanesia). This applied multidisciplinary, … Continue reading

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ISEE Statement on Brazilian Environmental Governance

Statement issued by Clóvis Cavalcanti on 12 September 2017 President-Elect, The International Society for Ecological Economics The threat of destruction of protected Amazonian ecosystems requires us to take a stand. I have prepared a draft statement on the subject to be … Continue reading

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Round-up of Activities of some Regional Societies of ISEE

ANZSEE Australia/New Zealand ANZSEE 2017 Conference on Jan 9-13 in Adelaide (UniSA, City East Campus): The 99% Solution: Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals. More details here: http://anzsee.org/2016/01/15/announcing-anzsee-conference-location-for-2017/ Key Dates 12th Sep: First call for abstracts 20th Oct: Second call for abstracts 21st Nov: Abstract submission closing date … Continue reading

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Brazil’s Proposed Belo Monte Dam Damns Amazonian Rainforests and Peoples

By Rainforest Portal, a project of Ecological Internet April 25, 2010 TAKE ACTION HERE NOW: The Brazilian government continues with plans to build the massive Belo Monte Dam on the Xingu River in the Amazon rainforest, despite massive domestic and … Continue reading

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EC FP7 funded CEECEC project Newsletter

Civil Society Engagement with Ecological Economics: Read the EC FP7 funded CEECEC project Newsletter. Here you can read the latest drafts of civil society organisation (CSO) case studies on environmental conflicts that will form the basis of our forthcoming ecological … Continue reading

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