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World leaders, activists & pope make Earth Day appeals

Yahoo Daily News 23 Apr 2021
But the Biden administration appears to have forced a realignment in relations by placing the environment at the center of U.S.-Brazil talks ... But the Biden administration appears to have forced a realignment in relations by placing the environment at the center of U.S.-Brazil talks.
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Brazil's Bolsonaro, under US pressure, vows climate neutrality by 2050

Straits Times 22 Apr 2021
The Biden administration appears to have forced a realignment in relations by placing environment at the centre of US-Brazil diplomatic talks in recent weeks ... It was unclear how Brazil would pay for the additional enforcement, with the 2021 budget nearly complete and Bolsonaro facing a deadline on Thursday to sign it.
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DiCaprio, Fonda Urge US Not to Sign Climate Deal With Brazil

NBCBayArea 22 Apr 2021
and Brazil have been holding bilateral talks since February, and Bolsonaro’s environment minister has been outspoken about his desire for U.S ... Brazil is seeking $1 billion in foreign funding to support efforts to reduce deforestation by 30% to 40% in one year, environment minister Ricardo Salles recently said.
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As climate summit unfolds, no Biden-Bolsonaro Amazon deal forthcoming

Mongabay 22 Apr 2021
administration of President Joseph Biden and the government of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, no headway has yet been announced on any agreement to end Brazil’s assault on the Amazon rainforest ... Marcio Astrini, executive secretary of the Observatório do Clima, a coalition of civil society bodies concerned with the environment, commented.
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Brazil wants U.S. to pay not to raze Amazon

The Hill 22 Apr 2021
Brazil’s environment minister, Ricardo Salles, told the Wall Street Journal that a third of the $1 billion would be used to fund specialized police forces so environmental laws can be enforced ... Foreign aid could help cut deforestation entirely in the Amazon rainforest by 2030, Brazil says, according to WSJ.
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Green economy diluted in Latin America’s recovery plans

The Rio Times 22 Apr 2021
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Despite the fact that various international ...
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Holly-Do-Gooders: 51 Hollywood stars that revolve around the Earth

Hollywood 22 Apr 2021
She’s been passionate about the environment since her early childhood vacations at her grandmother’s farm in southern Brazil ... Board that has helped to protect the environment and improve the lives of coffee farmers in South Sudan, Ethiopia, Kenya, Colombia, Brazil, and India.
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First Thing: Biden gets serious about going green

Yahoo Daily News 22 Apr 2021
Offering money is not the right approach to Brazil’s climate denial, two former Brazilian environment ministers argue.
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DiCaprio, Katy Perry, fellow celebs urge Biden to refuse Brazil environment deal

The Philadelphia Inquirer 21 Apr 2021
... destruction of the Amazon rainforest, although Brazil's environment minister told Reuters no deal would be ready for this week's U.S.
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DiCaprio, Katy Perry urge Biden to refuse Brazil environment deal

Gulf Daily News 21 Apr 2021
The United States has been holding talks with Brazil since February on a potential collaboration to stop surging destruction of the Amazon rainforest, although Brazil's environment minister told Reuters no deal would be ready for this week's US Earth Day summit organized by Biden.
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Bolsonaro trying to dispel environmental villain image at US climate summit

La Prensa Latina 21 Apr 2021
Assorted actors in recent days have publicly urged Biden not to give in and reach a bilateral accord with Brazil on the environment until there is a concrete reduction in the deforestation rate.
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Brazil's Climate Overture to Biden: Pay Us Not to Raze Amazon

Wall Street Journal 21 Apr 2021
Brazil’s government, widely criticized by environmental groups as a negligent steward of the Amazon rainforest, has made an audacious offer to the Biden administration ... The theme has been central to talks Brazil’s environment minister, Ricardo Salles, said he has had in recent weeks with Biden administration climate officials.
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Middle EastPandemic fears send stocks, oil, yields lower

Reuters 21 Apr 2021
Tufts University economist Brian Bethune said the lower yields stood in contrast with their level close to 1.8% on March 30, reflecting worries that public health gains against the virus have stalled in Brazil, Canada and other countries.
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Global Markets: Pandemic fears send stocks, oil, yields lower

Yahoo Daily News 21 Apr 2021
Tufts University economist Brian Bethune said the lower yields stood in contrast with their level close to 1.8% on March 30, reflecting worries that public health gains against the virus have stalled in Brazil, Canada and other countries.
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Leonardo DiCaprio urges Biden to refuse Brazil environment deal

The News International 20 Apr 2021
President Joe Biden not to agree to any environmental deals with Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro. The United States has been holding talks with Brazil since February on a potential collaboration to stop surging destruction of the Amazon rainforest, although Brazil's environment minister told Reuters no deal would be ready for this week's U.S.
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