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Brazil Rain Forest Pilot Program success story

1999 - 2002

This collection of success stories is part of an occasional series produced by the Bank’s Rain Forest Pilot Program highlighting success stories and best practice examples from projects funded by the Pilot Program to Conserve the Brazilian Rain Forest.


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Extractive reserves : making Chico Mendes' dream a reality : Reservas extrativistas : concretizar o sonho de Chico Mendes (Portuguese)

An "extractive reserve" is a model for combining effective natural resource conservation and socio-economic development, based on partnerships between local communities living in the reserve, and public institutions. ... See More +

Newsletter 31226 SEP 01, 2002

English

Extractive reserves : making Chico Mendes' dream a reality (English)

An "extractive reserve" is a model for combining effective natural resource conservation and socio-economic development, based on partnerships between local communities living in the reserve, and public institutions. ... See More +

Newsletter 31226 SEP 01, 2002

Portuguese

Preserving the world's largest area of biodiversity : ecological corridors - from concept to reality : Conservacao da maior area de biodiversidade do mundo : corredores ecologicos - do conceito a realidade (Portuguese)

In this note, the innovation described is that using regional corridors as planning units to accomplish what planning at the scale of individual parks and buffer zones failed to attain, i.e., the optimum allocation of resources to conserve biodiversity at the least cost to society. ... See More +

Newsletter 31225 SEP 01, 2002

English

Preserving the world's largest area of biodiversity : ecological corridors - from concept to reality (English)

In this note, the innovation described is that using regional corridors as planning units to accomplish what planning at the scale of individual parks and buffer zones failed to attain, i.e., the optimum allocation of resources to conserve biodiversity at the least cost to society. ... See More +

Newsletter 31225 SEP 01, 2002

Portuguese

Fostering "sustainable" cosmetics from the Amazon - a private sector partnership to conserve the rain forest : Fabricacao de cosmeticos 'sustentaveis' da floresta Amazonia : uma parceria da iniciativa privada destinada a preservacao da floresta tropical (Portuguese)

There is now cooperation between Amazon forest communities and major Brazilian cosmetics companies to launch new product lines based on sustainable, harvested vegetable oils and other raw materials from the Amazon. ... See More +

Newsletter 31222 AUG 01, 2002

English

Fostering "sustainable" cosmetics from the Amazon - a private sector partnership to conserve the rain forest (English)

There is now cooperation between Amazon forest communities and major Brazilian cosmetics companies to launch new product lines based on sustainable, harvested vegetable oils and other raw materials from the Amazon. ... See More +

Newsletter 31222 AUG 01, 2002

Portuguese

Lessons from the rain forest : ten years of civil society participation in the Pillot Program : Licoes da floresta tropical : dez anos de participacao da sociedade civil no programa piloto (Portuguese)

The note reviews the innovation of fostering participation in the conservation and sustainable development of Brazilian rain forests, including the creation and consolidation of civil society organization (CSO) networks in the Amazon and Atlantic Forest regions. ... See More +

Newsletter 31223 AUG 01, 2002

English

Revitalizing research in the Amazon : the science and technology subprogram : Revitalizacao da pesquisa na Amazonia : o subprograma de ciencia e tecnologia (Portuguese)

During a time of low funding and poor working conditions, the science and technology subprogram targeted improvement of science in the Amazon region by focusing research funding and building up scientific infrastructure. ... See More +

Newsletter 31224 AUG 01, 2002

English

Lessons from the rain forest : ten years of civil society participation in the Pillot Program (English)

The note reviews the innovation of fostering participation in the conservation and sustainable development of Brazilian rain forests, including the creation and consolidation of civil society organization (CSO) networks in the Amazon and Atlantic Forest regions. ... See More +

Newsletter 31223 AUG 01, 2002

Portuguese

Revitalizing research in the Amazon : the science and technology subprogram (English)

During a time of low funding and poor working conditions, the science and technology subprogram targeted improvement of science in the Amazon region by focusing research funding and building up scientific infrastructure. ... See More +

Newsletter 31224 AUG 01, 2002

Portuguese

Innovative project contgributes to regularizing 20 percent of Amazon as indigenous lands (English)

Combining new and improved methods with effective indigenous participation and partnerships, the most successful indigenous land regularization program in the world, has made a major contribution to securing 27 percent of the Brazilian Amazon as indigenous lands, while empowering indigenous people and helping modernize the country's indigenous people's agency. ... See More +

Newsletter 31221 JUL 01, 2002

Portuguese

Innovative project contgributes to regularizing 20 percent of Amazon as indigenous lands : Projeto inovador contribui para regularizar um percentagem das terras da Amazonia como terras indigenas (Portuguese)

Combining new and improved methods with effective indigenous participation and partnerships, the most successful indigenous land regularization program in the world, has made a major contribution to securing 27 percent of the Brazilian Amazon as indigenous lands, while empowering indigenous people and helping modernize the country's indigenous people's agency. ... See More +

Newsletter 31221 JUL 01, 2002

English

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
Extractive reserves : making Chico Mendes' dream a reality : Reservas extrativistas : concretizar o sonho de Chico Mendes (Portuguese)
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SEP 01, 2002 31226 Newsletter English
Extractive reserves : making Chico Mendes' dream a reality (English)
See More +
SEP 01, 2002 31226 Newsletter Portuguese
Preserving the world's largest area of biodiversity : ecological corridors - from concept to reality : Conservacao da maior area de biodiversidade do mundo : corredores ecologicos - do conceito a realidade (Portuguese)
See More +
SEP 01, 2002 31225 Newsletter English
Preserving the world's largest area of biodiversity : ecological corridors - from concept to reality (English)
See More +
SEP 01, 2002 31225 Newsletter Portuguese
Fostering "sustainable" cosmetics from the Amazon - a private sector partnership to conserve the rain forest : Fabricacao de cosmeticos 'sustentaveis' da floresta Amazonia : uma parceria da iniciativa privada destinada a preservacao da floresta tropical (Portuguese)
See More +
AUG 01, 2002 31222 Newsletter English
Fostering "sustainable" cosmetics from the Amazon - a private sector partnership to conserve the rain forest (English)
See More +
AUG 01, 2002 31222 Newsletter Portuguese
Lessons from the rain forest : ten years of civil society participation in the Pillot Program : Licoes da floresta tropical : dez anos de participacao da sociedade civil no programa piloto (Portuguese)
See More +
AUG 01, 2002 31223 Newsletter English
Revitalizing research in the Amazon : the science and technology subprogram : Revitalizacao da pesquisa na Amazonia : o subprograma de ciencia e tecnologia (Portuguese)
See More +
AUG 01, 2002 31224 Newsletter English
Lessons from the rain forest : ten years of civil society participation in the Pillot Program (English)
See More +
AUG 01, 2002 31223 Newsletter Portuguese
Revitalizing research in the Amazon : the science and technology subprogram (English)
See More +
AUG 01, 2002 31224 Newsletter Portuguese
Innovative project contgributes to regularizing 20 percent of Amazon as indigenous lands (English)
See More +
JUL 01, 2002 31221 Newsletter Portuguese
Innovative project contgributes to regularizing 20 percent of Amazon as indigenous lands : Projeto inovador contribui para regularizar um percentagem das terras da Amazonia como terras indigenas (Portuguese)
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JUL 01, 2002 31221 Newsletter English