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OCTOBER 2019
 
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COP25 SPECIAL
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COP25 is coming!
 
On December 2-13, representatives from different nations will be in Santiago to review the commitment of countries in their efforts to control greenhouse gas emissions. Know what we are doing for this conference to be a success!
 
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MAPBIOMAS SPECIAL
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4th Annual Seminar of MapBiomas launches Collection 4 with maps updated to 2018
 
The first film from the series, MapBiomas 30 x 30 meters, which tells the story of the mapping of land use in Brazil, was also shown for the first time. The data from Collection 4 is now available for download
 
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ENERGY AND ENERGY EFFICIENCY
 
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What will be the future of RED?
 
After a successful webinar in partnership with iCS, in October EPE is holding a face-to-face workshop with projections about Distributed Energy Resources in Brazil
 
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Intelligent and efficient city
 
During the Connected Smart Cities event in São Paulo, the Brazilian Council for Sustainable Construction (CBCS) shared the results of the Efficient Cities project
 
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Efficient air
 
One of the most important events of the HVAC-R sector in Latin America was held in September with a significant amount of information and discussion
 
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Energy efficiency actions
 
Civil society entities formalized the inclusion of energy efficiency actions in the PPMI for distributed generation, established by the Local Government of São Paulo
 
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LOW CABON ECONOMY
 
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Disruption to zero greenhouse gas emissions by the mid-century
 
The climate track of Hacking Rio will challenge the teams of hackers to apply technology to advance the transition to a low carbon economy.
Article: Gustavo Pinheiro
 
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Investors for the climate
 
Are you an investor and interested in learning more about the decarbonization of portfolios? The initiative has the objective to engage and persuade professional investors in Brazil
 
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TRANSPORT
 
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From the internet to the streets
 
The website Mobilize Brasil has been gathering and disclosing content on sustainable urban mobility for almost ten years and receives support from iCS
 
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2019 Rio Forum
 
On October 18 and 19, Casa Fluminense holds the 13th edition of the 2019 Rio Forum, which includes a screening of short films by independent filmmakers from the region
 
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National Policy of Air Quality
 
IEMA participated in the public hearing at the Chamber of Deputies to debate Bill 10521/18 and the National System for Information of Air Quality
 
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CLIMATE POLICY AND OUTREACH
 
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Amazon Synod
 
A world meeting of the Catholic Church has the destruction of the forest as a theme. The Global Catholic Climate Movement intends to engage religious persons with communication campaigns
 
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Everybody for the climate
 
Lawyers, researchers, journalists, indigenous people, and business owners met at different events over the last month in order to construct public policies and debate changes in the climate
 
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THE NEXT DAY
 
Designed to raise awareness and to inform, the exhibition is completely free and is being held from October 10 to November 10 at the Cidade das Artes, in Rio de Janeiro. The objective is to show the future possibilities for cities
 
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PHILANTHROPY
 
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Plans for the future
 
In a two-day meeting, the Social Philanthropy Network defined its strategic planning for the next five years
 
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Joint solutions
 
Show brought together hundreds of projects that, collectively, are confronting national dilemmas and changing the face of the country.
 
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INSIDE ICS
 
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Administrative and financial area
 
The department has gained a new team member. Denise Reis is the new administration and finance assistant of the iCS. She will assist the department and with some of the advisory activities of the executive board
 
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Instructions for grantees
 
Our communication instructions for the grantees of iCS is available in portuguese. It provides practical guidelines for all of our partners with respect to some internal and external communication procedures. Download!
 
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Database of Consultants and Courses
 
A compilation of references of consultants, consultancies, courses, and other training opportunities that we believe may be of use to a Civil Society Organizations (CSOs)
 
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GRANTS APPROVED IN SEPTEMBER
Instituto Alziras
Amount Granted: R$ 250.000,00
Duration: 15 months
Portfolio: Climate Policy and Outreach
Purpose of the grant: To provide greater climate action in the municipalities run by female mayors. This will be achieved by supporting the Alziras Institute in its institutional development, improving the work of climate awareness and understanding with female mayors and developing and implementing a strategy to help to identify the profile of climate issues in the 2020 municipal elections in Brazil
www.alziras.org.br
Na Boca do Lobo Produções ltda.
Amount Granted: R$ 30.000,00
Duration: 2 months
Portfolio: Climate Policy and Outreach
Purpose of the grant: To create an immersive and sensorial exhibition about climate change and cities, by connecting the consequences of extreme climate events in sectors such as health, education, safety, gender equity, and access to water.
www.nabocadoloboproducoes.com
ClimaInfo
Amount Granted: R$ 911.000,00
Duration: 12 months
Portfolio: Climate Policy and Outreach
Purpose of the grant:To provide general support to the institutional development and strategic activities of ClimaInfo in Brazil.
www.climainfo.org.br
ITDP - Instituto de Políticas de Transporte & Desenvolvimento
Amount Granted: R$ 1.500.000,00
Duration: 18 meses
Portfolio: Transport
Purpose of the grant: To identify mobility in Brazilian cities, by proposing that a greater use is made by governments and by civil society of the MobiliDados indicators, which address mobility issues. A partnership is also planned with other institutions, coinciding with the 2020 municipal elections, which will be a good opportunity to promote the debate about mobility, including the agenda of electrification of the bus system.
www.itdpbrasil.org
WRI Brasil
Amount Granted: R$ 500.000,00
Duration: 12 months
Portfolio: Transporte
Purpose of the grant: To identify the construction of a national policy that addresses the challenges of the air quality and the actions that will take place through the technical support created by the respirAR coalition. Furthermore, the sub-national local governments will be involved in air quality issues, addressing efforts to reduce emissions from transport in the cities.
www.wribrasil.org.br
CPI - Climate Policy Initiative Brasil
Amount Granted: R$ 770.000,00
Duration: 6 months
Portfolio: Food and Land Use
Purpose of the grant: This extension aims to secure key wins to strategically position the climate change agenda and Brazil’s Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) in the current administration. These key wins include protecting measures to combat deforeistation and preserving the integrity of the Forest Code. Under this extension CPI will engage with federal and state goverment officials, legislative committees and decision makers.
www.climatepolicyinitiative.org
AGROICONE
Amount Granted: R$ 61.128,00
Duration: 1 month
Portfolio: Food and Land Use
Purpose of the grant:This is a supplement to an already approved grant, due to the exchange rate variation between the subsidy of the CIFF and the INPUT. The original grant seeks to safeguard the policy structure of the Forest Code and work towards a strong agricultural policy of low carbon.
www.agroicone.com.br
Coalizão Brasil Clima Floresta Agricultura
Amount Granted: R$ 330.000,00
Duration: 12 months
Portfolio:Food and Land Use
Purpose of the grant: To promote policies that combine agriculture production and forestry preservation, by increasing the influence of the Brazilian Coalition in the decisions of the executive and legislative branches.
www.coalizaobr.com.br
IMAFLORA - Instituto de Manejo e Certificação Florestal e Agrícola
Amount Granted: R$ 150.000,00
Duration: 12 months
Portfolio: Food and Land Use
Purpose of the grant: To map, organize, and analyze data about the Brazilian production of food supplies, with the objective of providing a solid base of knowledge for public and private policies in this area, as well as for individual decisions.
www.imaflora.org
Emergency grants due to Amazon burning in August**
ISA - Instituto Socioambiental
Amount Granted: R$ 470.000,00
Duration: 4 months
Portfolio: Food and Land Use
Purpose of the grant: To combat and monitor forest fires in three indigenous territories, Terra Indígena Xingu, Terra Indígena Raposa Serra do Sol, and the city of Barcelos, by expanding the capacity of the indigenous fire brigades from Raposa Serra do Sol (RR) and the Barcelos region.
www.socioambiental.org
IMAZON - Instituto do Homem e Meio Ambiente da Amazônia
Amount Granted: R$ 480.000,00
Duration: 4 meses
Portfolio: Food and Land Use
Purpose of the grant: To combat the appropriation of lands and encourage territorial planning in the Amazon, especially in Pará, which considers the public interest and reduces the risk of deforestation, by supporting a public communication campaign against unlawfulness in the Amazon.
www.imazon.org.br
CONTACT
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Rio de Janeiro (RJ)
22271-050, Brazil
+55 (21) 3197-6580

 
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