Brazil, Record Amazon deforestation in 2022

Brazil, Record Amazon deforestation in 2022

Jan 20, 2023 3:23 p.m

In the last year of the Bolsonaro government, the forest has lost more than 10.5 million square kilometers

Environment Minister in Davos: Brazil will protect the Amazon

Brazil is “back” to take care of the Amazon and take the lead “by setting an example” in environmental protection. This was stated by Environment Minister Marina Silva in a speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos. “We understand that protecting the Amazon is our duty and we will lead by example, but we need a strong partnership,” added the minister, noting that the help of international bodies, companies and various organizations is not only for Protection of the forest is needed but also to bring “sustainable development” to the area. Without giving any dates, Silva also announced that Lula will “soon” hold a meeting with the leaders of all countries that host the Amazon rainforest to discuss integration and solutions for the region.

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