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14 Julho 2017
Brasil

Medida Provisória foi assinada pelo presidente Michel Temer. A preocupação é sobre o estímulo a grilagem.

O presidente Michel Temer assinou na terça-feira (11) a medida provisória que regulariza a ocupação de terras na Amazônia. O Ministério Público Federal e ambientalistas temem que a nova lei acabe estimulando a grilagem.

11 Julho 2017
Guiné-Bissau

No âmbito do UE-PAANE - Programa de Apoio aos Atores Não Estatais “Nô Pintcha pa Dizinvolvimentu” − Fase di kambansa está aberto o seguinte recrutamento: consultoria para a realização de uma ação de formação sobre “Co-Gestão, Conservação, Manutenção e Valorização de Património Público”, na Guiné-Bissau.

Na região Norte a situação dos defensores dos direitos humanos é alarmante, aponta o dossiê.
10 Julho 2017
Brasil

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"The Belize Social Investment (BS"IF)  was incorporated in 1996 as a Statutory Body through the  Belize Social Investment Fund Act.   According to the Act, “The Fund shall, subject to the availability of resources, approve projects and programmes and provide, either wholly or partially, financial and technical assistance to community groups with development goals, and local government organizations, for the execution of such projects or programmes which will serve to provide basic services to the most severely affected groups in the country.”"

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The Burma Environmental Working Group (BEWG) brings together Burma focused ethnic environmental and social organizations. Each member organization monitors Burma development policy and advocates for alternative development policies meeting their specific traditional and comprehensive understanding of local sustainability. BEWG provides a forum for member organizations to combine the successes, knowledge, expertise and voices of ethnic peoples in pursuit of not just local livelihoods, but sustainable and peaceful national, regional and international development policy.

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Burma Link is a non-profit non-governmental organisation that was founded by foreign specialists in the field of ethnic relations and international development together with refugees and migrants from Burma in August 2012 in Mae La refugee camp, Thailand. We set up Burma Link to centralise information on Burma’s conflict and displacement situation and to amplify the voices of local organisations working towards free and peaceful Burma.

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The Centre for Economic and Social Studies (CESS) was established as an autonomous research Centre in 1980. Appreciating its role in the promotion of research and training, the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, recognized it as a national institute in the year 1986 and included the Centre in its network of institutions.

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O CEsA - Centro de Estudos sobre África, Ásia e América Latina é uma unidade de investigação do Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão da Universidade de Lisboa. Está vocacionado para o estudo do desenvolvimento económico e social nos países em desenvolvimento da África, Ásia e América Latina, mas com uma ênfase particular no estudo dos países de língua portuguesa, China e Ásia-Pacífico, assim como Brasil e outras economias do Mercosul.

Devex (formerly called DevelopmentEx) is a social enterprise and media platform for the global development community. Devex aims to connect and inform development, health, humanitarian, and sustainability professionals through news, business intelligence, and funding & career opportunities in international development.

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The Eastern Africa Social Science Research Review (EASSRR) is a bi-annual journal published by the Organization for Social Science Research in Eastern Africa (OSSREA). Since the publication of its maiden issue in January 1985, the EASSRR has been serving as a regional forum for reflective thinking and critical discourse on the economic, political, and social aspects as well as development issues of the countries and sub-regions within the Eastern and Southern African Region

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La Comisión Económica para América Latina (CEPAL) fue establecida por la resolución 106 (VI) del Consejo Económico y Social, del 25 de febrero de 1948, y comenzó a funcionar ese mismo año. En su resolución 1984/67, del 27 de julio de 1984, el Consejo decidió que la Comisión pasara a llamarse Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe.

A Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuária (Embrapa) foi criada em 26 de abril de 1973 e é vinculada ao Ministério da Agricultura, Pecuária e Abastecimento (Mapa). Desde a nossa criação, assumimos um desafio: desenvolver, em conjunto com nossos parceiros do Sistema Nacional de Pesquisa Agropecuária (SNPA), um modelo de agricultura e pecuária tropical genuinamente brasileiro, superando as barreiras que limitavam a produção de alimentos, fibras e energia no nosso País.

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Forest Inform Pty Ltd provides "Land Logic Services" that combine government agencies' and stakeholders’ decision rules with accurate spatial data to resolve forest land use conflicts, integrate regional development, prepare conservation plans, and Reduce Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+).

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The GIGA Institute of African Affairs (IAA) has been researching political and economic developments on the continent since 1963, primarily focusing on the areas south of the Sahara. The thematic core of the institute’s research consists of institutional structures (such as political parties, electoral systems and constitutional courts), conflicts over resources and religious domination, foreign investment and its consequences, and African leading powers. By working with local partners, IAA researchers gain comprehensive knowledge of developments in the region.

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