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 (76)

Centro de Ciências da Conservação e Sustentabilidade do Rio (CSRio) Guapiaçu Ecological Reserve (REGUA) GEF World Resources Institute (WRI) University of Connecticut Brazilian Biodiversity Fund (Funbio) Stockholm Environment Institute Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro (JBRJ) Florida State University Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety of Federal Republic of Germany Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio) Newton Fund Advanced Fellowship World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF)