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 (59)

World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Global Environment Fund The Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) Newton Fund Advanced Fellowship Federal University of Rio de Janeiro NGI University of Queensland Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio) Centro de Ciências da Conservação e Sustentabilidade do Rio (CSRio) Associação Mico-Leão-Dourado (AMLD) The University of Arizona Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro (JBRJ) IIASA Banco Mundial