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  1. Brazil cuts emissions from deforestation two years ahead of schedule
    Brazil cuts emissions from deforestation two years ahead of schedule 10 Aug 2018

    Brazil has already hit its targets for emissions from deforestation, according to the government.

    South America,Agriculture,Carbon Reduction
  2. Tesco outlines new plan to reduce deforestation
    Tesco outlines new plan to reduce deforestation 5 Jul 2018

    The campaign to halt the world’s depleting rainforests has never been more urgent.

    Europe,South America,Agriculture
  3. Colombia’s largest national park awarded World Heritage status
    Colombia’s largest national park awarded World Heritage status 5 Jul 2018

    The United Nations has awarded the Chiribiquete national park in Colombia a World Heritage Site.

    South America,Policy
  4. Chile adopts new law to ban the use of plastic bags
    Chile adopts new law to ban the use of plastic bags 31 May 2018

    Chile has approved a bill this week that will see plastic bags banned across the country.

    South America,Policy
  5. Costa Rica to become the world’s first zero-carbon country
    Costa Rica to become the world’s first zero-carbon country 11 May 2018

    Costa Rica’s newly elected president is vowing to take the historic step of decarbonising the entire country.

    South America,Carbon Reduction,COP24
  6. Chile creates 5 national parks in a momentous conservation move
    Chile creates 5 national parks in a momentous conservation move 30 Jan 2018

    Chile is turning more than 10 million acres of land into 5 new national parks in a major expansion of its parklands in order to protect some of the country’s prestigious rainforests and grasslands.

    South America,Policy,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  7. Peru creates massive new national park in the Amazon rainforest
    Peru creates massive new national park in the Amazon rainforest 16 Jan 2018

    The Peruvian government has announced plans to create a major national park in a remote region of the Amazon rainforest.

    South America,Carbon Reduction,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  8. European Investment Bank provides $150m for renewable energy in Peru
    European Investment Bank provides $150m for renewable energy in Peru 12 Jan 2018

    The European Investment Bank (EIB) has announced that it will provide $150m towards new renewable energy projects in Peru.

    South America,Sustainable Energy,Sustainable Investment Forum
  9. Nicaragua to sign the Paris Agreement
    Nicaragua to sign the Paris Agreement 21 Sep 2017

    During a meeting with a delegation of Senior Executives of the World Bank, the Government of Nicaragua announced that it will sign the Paris Agreement in an act of solidarity to the countries that are most valuable to climate change.

    South America,Carbon Reduction,COP 21,Sustainable Innovation Forum
  10. Paraguay to pass renewable energy law this year
    Paraguay to pass renewable energy law this year 28 Jun 2017

    Paraguay is preparing to issue its first legislation to support the development of renewable energy sources, including solar and wind power, by the end of 2017

    South America,Policy,Sustainable Energy

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