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  • Writer's pictureU.S. Network for Democracy in Brazil

Global rainforest destruction increased sharply in 2020: Report

“Brazil, where far-right President Jair Bolsonaro has cut funding for environmental programmes and pushed to open protected Amazon lands to agribusiness and mining, lost 1.7 million hectares of primary forest in 2020, an increase of 25% from 2019.”


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