An independent think-and-action tank focused on understanding the relationship between humans and the rest of nature.

We develop research, capacity building and tools to inform policy planning and implementation

Our goal is land-use sustainability in the context of biodiversity conservation, climate change mitigation and adaptation,

and supporting livelihoods and communities.

Partners (46)

The Nature Conservancy (TNC) Banco Alemão de Desenvolvimento Guapiaçu Ecological Reserve (REGUA) University of Cambridge Fundo Brasileiro para Biodiversidade (FUNBIO) GIZ Norway's International Climate and Forest Initiative Ministério do Meio Ambiente - Governo Federal (MMA) Federal University of Rio de Janeiro World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuária (Embrapa) USP Brazilian Biodiversity Fund (Funbio)