New Perspectives from Environmental Ethics
On August 20, 2013, the world has reached its limit. Known as Earth Overshoot Day, this is a day of impressive name that does not deserve any celebration. It represents the estimated date when the...
GIS - A Tool for Transparency
Within Brasil Mata Viva Programme, the GIS is used in order to ensure security of information and transparency of operations. But, what is exactly the GIS?
Currently the program has four projects, distributed in the states of Mato Grosso and Amazonas: The projects feature of their areas, comprised of preserved forests and turned part in agricultural production. All projects will suffer significant investments in technology and training of its owners by changing their current productive activity, which will result in increased productivity, significantly increasing production and improving the quality of the products developed, focusing on environmental safety. The basis of all development will focus on social, economic and environmental sustainability.