News

  • A workshop of two days involved indigenous leaders in a discussion about the impacts of the climate on communities and to assess losses and damages [...]

    Land Use and Food Systems

  • A podcast by Iyaleta– Research, Science and Humanities was launched with the objective of exchanging knowledge about the effects of climate change on black and [...]

    Communication and Engagement

  • For the first time in South America, the Urban Food Policy Pact welcomed iCS grantees, such as the Food of Tomorrow Institute and its project [...]

    Climate Policy

  • Two events held in October discussed the future of coal miners in a just energy transition in Brazil and Germany, and addressed the role of [...]

    Climate Policy

  • LACLIMA, the first network of Latin American jurists with a focus on the development and dissemination of the Law applied to climate change, have published [...]

    Law and Climate

  • The Federal Supreme Court has concluded the judgment about the Amazon Fund. Within 60 days, it will be possible to restart the funding of new [...]

    Law and Climate, Land Use and Food Systems

  • XIV Meeting of the Amazon Network of Clinics for Human Rights included experts, civil society and universities in the discussion about illegal mining and the [...]

    Law and Climate

  • The Climate Litigation Platform in Brazil was developed by the research group Law, Environment and Justice in the Anthropocene at PUC-Rio The country now has [...]

    Law and Climate

  • The 11 selected among the 96 registered projects participated in three days of studies, exchanges and knowledge. During FIINSA, the six chosen for the AMAZ [...]

    Low Carbon Economy

  • In early September, the IDS, together with several civil society entities, published the document “Green Economy in Brazil – Contributions to a national policy” about [...]

    Low Carbon Economy

  • In December, SIS will launch a Socioenvironmental Performance Ranking, which will analyze the profile of the portfolio of products and services offered by financial institutions, [...]

    Low Carbon Economy

  • The traditional award by Folha recognizes the work of the founder of Idesam and the CEO of the AMAZ accelerator in the category of Innovation [...]

    Low Carbon Economy, Land Use and Food Systems

  • A study by the Climate & Development Initiative indicates that the country will not comply with the goals in the Paris Agreement if the rate [...]

    Energy, Climate Policy

  • Research developed by young people in 15 communities of Grande Rio shows how environmental racism presents itself in the access to quality water and energy  [...]

    Energy

  • Of the 2,000 MW on offer by thermal power plants, only 752.9 MW were sold. There were no offers in the Northeast region The first [...]

    Energy

  • The Cycle of Debates, organized by CEBRI and partner institutions, discuss the reduction of the dependence on fuels and the competitive advantages for Brazil in [...]

    Energy

  • For the first time in South America, the Urban Food Policy Pact welcomed iCS grantees, such as the Food of Tomorrow Institute and its project [...]

    Climate Policy

  • Two events held in October discussed the future of coal miners in a just energy transition in Brazil and Germany, and addressed the role of [...]

    Climate Policy

  • Local governments are essential in combating climate change and in the mitigation strategies. The meeting in Argentina involved iCS grantees The C40 Summit in Buenos [...]

    Climate Policy

  • According to data from SEEG, deforestation resulted in a rise in the country in 2021. However, the increase also involved contributions from agriculture and livestock, [...]

    Climate Policy, Land Use and Food Systems

  • The trade union for the bus companies said that it had received the decision from the City Hall with surprise, despite it being discussed for [...]

    Transport

  • A partnership between the city hall, Ciclocidade and the Strava app has the objective to guarantee that 4% of the daily trips in the city [...]

    Transport

  • The city is a pioneer in the system that is successful in other countries and allows the municipality to have control over the tax collection [...]

    Transport

  • In a document, the Institute analyzes the states of the Federation and finds many of them in adverse situations in relation to the ability to [...]

    Energy, Transport

  • A workshop of two days involved indigenous leaders in a discussion about the impacts of the climate on communities and to assess losses and damages [...]

    Land Use and Food Systems

  • The Federal Supreme Court has concluded the judgment about the Amazon Fund. Within 60 days, it will be possible to restart the funding of new [...]

    Law and Climate, Land Use and Food Systems

  • According to data from SEEG, deforestation resulted in a rise in the country in 2021. However, the increase also involved contributions from agriculture and livestock, [...]

    Climate Policy, Land Use and Food Systems

  • The traditional award by Folha recognizes the work of the founder of Idesam and the CEO of the AMAZ accelerator in the category of Innovation [...]

    Low Carbon Economy, Land Use and Food Systems

  • A podcast by Iyaleta– Research, Science and Humanities was launched with the objective of exchanging knowledge about the effects of climate change on black and [...]

    Communication and Engagement

  • On two fronts, entities and organizations combined forces to present the agenda for the climate and the protection of the Amazon in a proactive and [...]

    Climate Policy, Communication and Engagement

  • A survey by PoderData, commissioned by iCS, shows that 51% of the respondents consider the work of the current government to be poor or terrible [...]

    Communication and Engagement

Impact Stories

Each of the projects supported by iCS impacts people and communities, with a new development vision for the future of Brazil. Know the stories.

  • Café Apuí Agroflorestal invests in the economy of the standing forest and has evolved into a socioenvironmental impact initiative in a previously deforested area

Events

  • De 29 a 30 de novembro, Manaus, capital do estado do Amazonas, sedia a segunda edição do Festival de Investimento de Impacto e Negócios Sustentáveis [...]

  • A 22ª edição do projeto “Diálogos Futuros Sustentáveis”, coordenado pelo Instituto Clima e Sociedade (iCS) e pela Embaixada da Alemanha no Brasil, no intuito de elevar a discussão sobre mudanças climáticas através [...]

  • O Observatório do Clima lançará na próxima segunda-feira, 17/10, às 10h, o relatório "Desafios e Oportunidades para a Redução das Emissões de Metano no Brasil". O documento integra o [...]

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