General Resources

Proven business models are available to increase production yield and farmer incomes while avoiding further biodiversity loss, water, climate and social impacts. Here you can find studies that review the land-use dynamics in these biomes, DCF soy and cattle proven business cases and production models, industry analysis, and the role of finance.



Business Cases - Low Carbon Ranching (PIBC) - Novo Campo

"The Novo Campo program promotes sustainable practices in ranches in the

Amazon, improving yields and E&S standards, aiming to reduce deforestation,

conserving or regenerating natur...

Amazon, Cerrado

Initiatives - ABC Observatory

The ABC Observatory is an initiative aimed at engaging society in the debate on low-carbon agriculture, in operation since 2013. Coordinated by the Agribusiness Study Center of the Getulio Vargas F...

Amazon, Cerrado

Initiatives - BIOFIN - The Biodviersity Finance Initiative

"BIOFIN is working with governments and the private sector to demonstrate how tailored investments and incentives in biodiversity not only protect nature but also create jobs, reduce pandemics, and...

Amazon, Cerrado, Chaco

Initiatives - Capitals Coalition

The Align project 'Aligning Accounting Approaches for Nature' will assist the European Commission's efforts to support businesses, financial institutions and other stakeholders in developing standa...

Amazon, Cerrado, Chaco

Initiatives - Carbon Disclosure Project

CDP runs the global environmental disclosure system. Each year, CDP supports thousands of companies, cities, states and regions to measure and manage their risks and opportunities on climate change...

Amazon, Cerrado, Chaco

Initiatives - Ceres Investor Network on Climate Risk and Sustainability

The Ceres Investor Network includes more than 200 institutional investors, managing more than $47 trillion in assets. Ceres works with our members to advance sustainable investment practices, engag...

Amazon, Cerrado, Chaco

Initiatives - CPIC - Coalition for Private Investment in Conservation

CPIC aims to facilitate the scaling of conservation investment by creating models (“blueprints“) for the successful delivery of investable priority conservation projects, connect pipeline providers...

Amazon, Cerrado, Chaco

Initiatives - FAIRR

"FAIRR Initiative has been helping to drive change in the animal agriculture sector. Working closely with investors, we produce and analyse data from the world’s largest protein producers and manuf...

Amazon, Cerrado, Chaco

Initiatives - Finance for Biodiversity (F4B)

"Finance for Biodiversity (F4B) aims to increase the materiality of biodiversity in financial decision-making, and so better align global finance with nature conservation and restoration.


Amazon, Cerrado, Chaco

Initiatives - The Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change: IIGCC

Support and enable the investment community in driving significant and real progress by 2030 towards a net zero and resilient future. This will be achieved through capital allocation decisions, ste...

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