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Como a destruição do Cerrado pode fazer faltar água no Brasil inteiro


Epoca | Mar. 27, 2017

O Distrito Federal vive sua mais severa crise hídrica em anos. O problema é uma das consequências da devastação das nascentes no Cerrado – um bioma que abastece a maior parte do país.

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Prince Charles and chocolate companies pledge to end deforestation in cocoa industry


The Telegraph | Mar. 16, 2017

12 of the world’s biggest cocoa manufacturers and confectioners came together with the Prince of Wales to end deforestation.

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Chocolate makers and cocoa groups vow to end deforestation


Financial Times | Mar. 16, 2017

Nestlé, Mars and Cargill among 12 companies pledging to tackle deforestation.

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Por que a moratória da soja só vale para a Amazônia e não inclui o Cerrado?


Epoca | Mar. 8, 2017

Pesquisadores questionam por que não são adotadas medidas para evitar que a soja provoque mais desmatamentos no Cerrado.

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Burger King, « roi de la déforestation » En savoir plus sur


Le Monde | Mar. 7, 2017

Les ONG pointent du doigt le rôle de la chaîne américaine de fast-food et son manque d’exigence vis-à-vis de ses fournisseurs.

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Amazon Deforestation, Once Tamed, Comes Roaring Back


New York Times | Feb. 24, 2017

A decade after the "Save the Rainforest" movement captured the world's imagination, Cargill and other food giants are pushing deeper into the wilderness.

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Olam will suspend Gabon forest clearing for a year


Singapore Straits Times | Feb. 23, 2017

Firm agrees to halt in the W. African country after meeting with US environmental lobby.

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Olam under fire over Africa deforestation


Financial Times | Dec. 11, 2016

Palm oil producer criticised for excessive land clearing and lack of transparency.

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Korean palm oil firm accused of illegal forest burning in Indonesia


The Guardian | Sept. 1, 2016

Some of the world’s biggest buyers have stopped trading with Korindo after the emergence of footage claiming to show illegal burning in Papua province.

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