Climate change

The global climate change is one of the biggest problems facing humanity today.

The complexity of the scientific understanding of this phenomenon introduces a high degree of uncertainty, making it challenging to identify adaptation strategies, especially in cities.

To support decision-makers, IIS develops projects and research in the climate agenda. Our involvement spans from participation in the development of Adaptation Plans and studies on risks and vulnerabilities to climate change, to the mitigation of impacts through the implementation of projects focused on the restoration and conservation of Brazilian ecosystems.

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Conservation International Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety of Federal Republic of Germany Banco Mundial Centro de Ciências da Conservação e Sustentabilidade do Rio (CSRio) FBDS IIASA Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro (JBRJ) Ministério do Meio Ambiente - Governo Federal (MMA) Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio) Secretaria do Meio Ambiente do Estado de São Paulo - SMA/SP UNEP/WCMC Federal University of Rio de Janeiro University of Cambridge University of East Anglia USP Global Environment Fund Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Forest Ecosystem Restoration Initiative Convention on Biological Diversity Nature Map Agroicone Atlantic Forest Trail (CMA) Embrapa Agrobiology Fundo Brasileiro para Biodiversidade (FUNBIO) Laboratory of Vertebrates of the Biology Institute of UFRJ (LabVert) Guapiaçu Ecological Reserve (REGUA) Fundação Oswaldo Cruz (Fiocruz) UKRI The Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) Natural Capital Project SYSTEMIQ United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Bosh Foundation re.green ZSL (Zoological Society of London) Institute of Zoology University of York Stanford University Stockholm Environment Institute Pact for the Restoration of the Atlantic Forest Trade, development & the Envirionment Hub GEF Ecosystem Restoration UCL Secretaria de Meio Ambiente e Sustentabilidade do Estado do Pará (Semas l Pará) Salesforce World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) The Brazilian Center of Analysis and Planning (Cebrap) Forestry and Agricultural Management and Certification Institute (Imaflora) Opole University Opole University of Technology Swiss Re Institute AXA Research Fund Swiss Re Foundation logo Ernst & Young (EY)