From World Amazon Forum :
“Bianca Jagger, in the Amazon Forum defends legislation to pay for environmental services
The adoption in Brazil of a law governing the payment for “environmental services”, a reward to anyone who cares for the forest, is the main recommendation of the “Charter of the Amazon”, the final manifesto of the Third Forum on Sustainable Development, closed today in the city of Manaus.
The business group Lide, organizer of the meeting that met for three days to 900 politicians, businessmen and civil society representatives from several countries, reaffirmed at the end of the meeting its commitment to “mobilize Brazilian society for approval of payment legislation for environmental services. ” ….