GLOBE Brazil


GLOBE Brazil has been in existence for six years and the current President is Senator Vanessa Grazziotin. The previous President was Senadora Serys Slhessarenko, Vice President of the Senate of Brazil. 

GLOBE Brazil has an active group of members from both the Congress and the Senate. GLOBE Brazil also hosted the 1st World Summit of Legislators on 15th-17th June 2012 in Rio de Janeiro, in parallel with the Rio+20 Summit.

In 2011-2014, GLOBE Brazil has been engaged in the GLOBE Forest Legislation Initiative, focusing on developing legislation for REDD+ and Payments for Ecosystem Services. GLOBE Brazil members have actively participated in GLOBE International events on climate change, natural capital and forests.