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Harnessing Technology to Reduce Fires in the Amazon

Amazon Environmental Research Institute

  • Program Environment
  • Program Area Special Initiatives
  • Grant Amount $200,000
  • Grant Period April 1, 2022–June 30, 2024
  • Location DF, Brazil
  • Geographic Focus Brazil

About this grant

The Amazon Environmental Research Institute is a Brazil-based nonprofit scientific organization working on the sustainable development and conservation of the Brazilian rainforest. This project will support the grantee to collaborate with Woodwell Climate Research Center to develop technology and implement strategies to reduce deforestation and fires and increase protection and conservation of this importanteco-region and its traditional peoples.