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New Development Bank must clarify its lending policies

Civil society organisations in Brazil are concerned at the New Development Bank’s use of impact monitoring mechanisms of its member countries

The NDB has still not clearly disclosed which projects will receive funding, much less held any public consultations with communities that may be impacted by them. There is low transparency and clarity on its social and environmental policies…Read More

New Brazilian government ratifies Paris Accord

Less than two weeks after officially taking over as president of Brazil, Michel Temer has announced that the Paris Accord will be enshrined in national law. The announcement follows the joint ratification by the US and China earlier in September

Having largely overlooked climate change in the Brazilian government’s new development plan called a bridge to the future…Read More