Watch the Brazilian ambassador to the United States discuss the results of a historic international agreement on climate change. ... Play Video
Brazilian Ambassador to the U.S. Luiz Alberto Figueiredo discussed the results of the COP21 deal signed in Paris at the Council of the Americas in Washington, DC. The event identified implications of the UN conference on climate for the Western Hemisphere, including prospects for renewable energy policy in the region.
Why saving the Amazon is good for business, as well as the environment—a video by Americas Quarterly. ... Play Video
Protecting the Amazon makes sense for the economy as well as the environment, this short documentary shows. Americas Quarterly magazine traveled to Paragominas, in the Brazilian state of Pará, to show how a policy of zero deforestation can work in practice.