Brazil

Plan to Control Illegal Deforestation and Recovery of Native Vegetation (PPCDAm and PPCerrado)

Executive
Plan
Passed in 2004
PPCDAm aims to continuously and consistently reduce deforestation and create the conditions to establish a sustainable development model in the Legal Amazon.
PPCerrado develops similar objectives for the Cerrado climate.

Documents
Related litigation cases
  • PSB et al. v. Brazil (on deforestation and human rights)

    Opened in 2020 Filing

    On November 11, 2020, seven political parties in Brazil (Partido Socialista Brasileiro (PSB) and six others) brought an action against the federal government for violating fundamental constitutional rights by failing to implement the national deforestation policy, and thereby contributing to dang...

  • Institute of Amazonian Studies v. Brazil

    Opened in 2020 Filing

    On October 8, 2020, the Institute of Amazonian Studies (Instituto de Estudos Amazônicos - IEA) filed a Public Civil Action (class action) against the Federal Government of Brazil, seeking recognition of a fundamental right to a stable climate for present and future generations under the Brazilian...

from the Grantham Research Institute
from the Grantham Research Institute
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