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Wildfires threatening biodiversity in Brazil’s Pantanal region

One year after devastating a huge portion of the ecosystem, wildfires are once again threatening the Pantanal, the world’s largest wetlands which Brazil shares with Paraguay and Bolivia and where once again animals, including jaguars are being rescued – or fleeing – from the fires. The huge task undertaken by emergency workers and volunteers, who…

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The new EU regional programme for Latin America & the Caribbean – NGO recommendations

Recommendations submitted by global environmental organisations with offices and partners in the Latin American and Caribbean region, to the EU consultation on the new regional programme for the Latin America and CaribbeanIn response to the EU consultation on the new regional multi-annual indicative programme for Latin America and the Caribbean, this paper lays out the…

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Pantanal Observatory sends letter to the European Union seeking support for the conservation of this World Heritage Site

Your Excellency,Mr. Ignacio Ybáñez – Ambassador of the European Union to BrazilMr. Michael Dóczy – Ambassador of the European Union to BoliviaMr. Paolo Berizzi – Ambassador of the European Union to Paraguay We, the undersigned organizations, form the Pantanal Observatory, a network of 34 non-governmental civil society organizations, from Brazil, Bolivia and Paraguay. Our mission…

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