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Palm oil Production in Brazilian Amazon Threatens no deforestation, no exploitation commitments

While palm oil production in the Brazilian Amazon has relatively lower environmental impacts than soy and beef, our new joint publication Palm oil Production in Brazilian Amazon Threathens NDPE Commitments under our Chain Reaction Research programme shows how also palm oil expansion can be linked to deforestation, fires, exploitive labour conditions, and land disputes.

By Judith Knibbe 2 months ago
Forest Section News, Highlights, News

Record Deforestation in Brazil Highlight Need for New EU Import Law

Since the beginning of 2019, when the current president, Jair Bolsonaro, took office, data shows an accumulated increase of 56.9 percent for the yearly deforestation rate in Amazon biome.

By Judith Knibbe 2 months ago
Soy production in Brazil
Forest Section News, Highlights, News

Satellite monitoring in action – ‘Bad’ soy in sustainable animal feed

Aidenvironment research contributed to a television broadcast about Brazil’s soy exports linked deforestation and animal feed companies in the Netherlands.

By Judith Knibbe 2 months ago