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 (32)

Associação Mico-Leão-Dourado (AMLD) Banco Mundial Brazilian Biodiversity Fund (Funbio) Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) Centro de Ciências da Conservação e Sustentabilidade do Rio (CSRio) Columbia University Conservation International Convention on Biological Diversity Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuária (Embrapa) Escola Superior de Agricultura FBDS Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety of Federal Republic of Germany Federal University of Rio de Janeiro Forest Ecosystem Restoration Initiative Global Environment Fund Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation IIASA Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro (JBRJ) Ministério do Meio Ambiente - Governo Federal (MMA) NGI Norway's International Climate and Forest Initiative Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio) Secretaria do Meio Ambiente do Estado de São Paulo - SMA/SP The Nature Conservancy (TNC) UNEP/WCMC University of Cambridge University of East Anglia USP World Agroforestry Centre World Resources Institute (WRI) World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF)