On the frontlines of Brazil’s struggle to save the Amazon

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 – 1 pm
Presentation Circle in the Multiversity Galleries
 
Brazil is still losing tropical forests the size of two football fields every minute. After years of improvements, the rate of deforestation in the Amazon is rising again as South America’s largest country grapples with a recession and ongoing political crisis.
 
Join Chris Arsenault, the Brazil correspondent for the Thomson Reuters Foundation’s, in MOA’s Presentation Circle for a discussion about what’s working and what isn’t when it comes to preserving the Amazon.
 
Photos courtesy Chris Arsenault (1), Tomás Muñita + International Rivers (2,3).
 

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