DEFORESTATION

DEFORESTATION

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    Ep 3: Brazil's Amazonian Battle

    Deforestation in Brazil has skyrocketed. The size of 8.4 million fields have been chopped down. We investigate the need for gold that is forcing ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: An aerial view shows a deforested plot of the Amazon near Porto Velho

    Brazil Amazon deforestation climbs more than 100% in November over same month last year: Government agency

    Deforestation in Brazil's Amazon jumped to the highest level for the month of November since record-keeping began in 2015, according to ...
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    Saving the rainforest with old Huawei mobile phones

    Non-profit organisation The Rainforest Connection is using thousands of solar-powered Huawei phones to act as listening posts in its fight against ...
  4. Brazil's Lower House President Rodrigo Maia is seen during a BTG Pactual event for its clients

    Brazil speaker wants Congress to act against Amazon deforestation

    Lower house speaker Rodrigo Maia said Brazil's Congress should pass a resolution condemning deforestation in the Amazon, citing fears about the ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: Brazil's Environment Minister Ricardo Salles speaks during a news conference at th

    Brazil deforestation climbs 67% through July as government attacks data

    Deforestation in Brazil's rainforest has jumped around 67per cent in the first seven months of the year, according to preliminary data from ...
  6. FILE PHOTO:  An aerial view of a deforested plot of the Amazon at the Bom Futuro National Forest in

    Sharp rise in Brazilian deforestation undeniable, says sacked research chief

    Ricardo Galvao, the sacked head of Brazil’s space research agency, said on Saturday the trend of sharply rising deforestation was undeniable, a ...