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 (75) Escola Superior de Agricultura University of Wisconsin (UW) World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Fundação Oswaldo Cruz (Fiocruz) ZSL (Zoological Society of London) Institute of Zoology UKRI Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro (JBRJ) The Nature Conservancy (TNC) FBDS SYSTEMIQ Santa Fe Institute GEF Projeto Biodiversidade e Mudanças Climáticas na Mata Atlântica