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Como Anda draws a picture of mobility on foot

A relatively recent issue, mobility on foot in Brazil has found an ally in the Como Anda survey. A partnership between Corrida Amiga and Cidade...

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Event: The role of Energy Efficiency in the Brazil low carbon economy

 The Energy Research Company (EPE) and the Institute for Climate and Society (iCS) will promote on September 27th the Seminar The role of Energy  Efficiency in the Brazil low carbon economy.  The...

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Global warming threatens sports in Brazil, according to Observatório do Clima

In the report “Farther Away from the Podium – How Climate Change Will Affect Sports in Brazil”, iCS grantee Observatório do Clima investigated the consequences of excessive heat in sports...

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Interview: Leonardo Lacerda, president of the Board of iCS and Environmental Programme Director at Oak Foundation

Leonardo Lacerda is president of the Board of iCS and Environmental Programme Director at Oak Foundation, in Geneva, Switzerland. During a one-hour chat with the iCS, he talked about the...

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Opening ceremony of the Olympic Games brings climate change discussion to 3 billion people

The Opening Ceremony of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games was used as the means for a still little known message: the urgency of global warming. With an audience of 3 billion people, this was “probably...

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iCS welcomes the UNEP executive director to discuss sustainable development

Visiting Brazil for the first time to attend the opening of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, the Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Erik Solheim, visited the iCS on...

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Ana Toni gives an interview to RedeGIFE

On April 22nd, at the UN headquarters in New York, President Dilma Rousseff signed the Paris Agreement, which was sent to the Brazilian Congress for ratification. The Paris Agreement is a global...

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NEWS FROM THE WEB

ME MOSTRE O DADO! Observatório do Clima on Friday September 22nd, 2017
O Brasil está pegando fogo Observatório do Clima on Friday September 22nd, 2017
Pesquisadores montam primeiro banco de dados com 6.727 árvores típicas da Amazônia Observatório do Clima on Thursday September 21st, 2017
Mesmo sem El Niño, 2017 poderá ser o segundo ano mais quente da história Observatório do Clima on Tuesday September 19th, 2017
Chance de 1,5ºC é maior do que se imaginava (mas ainda bem pequena) Observatório do Clima on Tuesday September 19th, 2017
O clima da semana: promessa é dúvida Observatório do Clima on Friday September 15th, 2017
Não é possível simplesmente se ‘adaptar’ ao Irma Observatório do Clima on Friday September 15th, 2017
Não é possível simplesmente se ‘adaptar’ ao furacão Irma Observatório do Clima on Friday September 15th, 2017
Emissões de carbono podem aumentar até 90% na Amazônia em 50 anos Observatório do Clima on Thursday September 14th, 2017
Licenciamento “de consenso” vai a voto nesta quarta-feira Observatório do Clima on Wednesday September 13th, 2017
Artistas vão ao Congresso pedir “respeito” com a Amazônia Observatório do Clima on Wednesday September 13th, 2017
Abelhas podem ajudar a proteger o café dos impactos do aquecimento Observatório do Clima on Tuesday September 12th, 2017
Manifesto convoca o mercado a zerar desmatamento no cerrado Observatório do Clima on Monday September 11th, 2017
Dez coisas que daria para fazer pelo meio ambiente com a grana do Geddel Observatório do Clima on Wednesday September 6th, 2017