Ir direto para menu de acessibilidade.
Portal do Governo Brasileiro
Início do conteúdo da página

Sustainable development and the environment

Brazil and the Environment

Brazil attaches great importance to environmental issues and has been actively participating in international discussions related to climate change; conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity; sustainable management of forests and water resources; fight against desertification; seas and oceans; conservation and management of Antarctic resources, among others. Since 1992, when Brazil hosted the United Nations Conference on...

Read more

Sustainable development

Brazil and the Sustainable Development

The discussions on sustainable development held in multilateral

Read more
Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Negotiations that led to the adoption, in September 2015

Read more
The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, formerly known

Read more



The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) – opened

Read more
Endangered species

A high number of animal and plant species are at risk of extinction

Read more

Issues involving biosafety and, in particular, living modified

Read more

The debate on forests has achieved increasing importance

Read more
Climate change

Brazil is committed to the protection of the global climate

Read more

Droughts, land degradation and desertification represent serious

Read more
Water Resources

Water resources gain increasing importance in international fora

Read more

Sea, Antarctica and space


Signed in 1959, the Antarctic Treaty regulates the entire area to the

Read more
Brazilian Continental Shelf

According to the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea

Read more
Brazilian Space Program

Space technologies contribute to development, generating benefits

Read more

Brazil has an active presence in the major multilateral fora that

Read more
Fim do conteúdo da página