RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On Friday, July 3rd, the federal government, through the Ministry of the Environment, created the Floresta+ (Forest+) Program to value those preserving and caring for the country's native forest.
The pilot project will start by allocating R$500 (US$94) million for the conservation of the Legal Amazon area. The program relies on the contribution of the private sector and resources from international agreements.
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