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By Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL -  Funds to fight global warming are among the most impacted by the cut of resources made last week by the federal government - that also hit other areas, like education.

Of the R$11.8 (US$3) million that were supposed to be used this year by the National Policy on Climate Change to meet the commitments assumed by the Ministry of the Environment, R$11.3 million (96 percent) were cut, leaving only R$500,000.

In the face of these massive cuts, the departments under the command of Environment Minister Ricardo Salles . . .

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