On February 12th, different countries in South America celebrate Amazon Day. To be part of this commemoration, the Amazonia 2.0 project, together with IUCN South America and the European Union in Peru, joined forces in the organization of the "Amazonian Evening".
An overview of the bilateral agreements between Brazil and Peru, concerning the border area between the State of Acre and the Peruvian Department of Madre de Dios, was presented at the beginning of December to a group of entities operating in that region, these include the Acre State Environment Secretariat (SEMA - AC), the Pro-Indian Commission of Acre (CPI - Acre), the Indigenous Federation of the Madre de Dios River and its tributaries (Fenamad) and the Chico Mendes Institute for Biodiversity Conservation (ICMBio). The survey was conducted by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN - Brazil), as part of the activities of Amazônia 2.0 (A2.0) project.
From February 2 to 5, 2021, the 5th edition of the Meeting of Natural Protected Area Managers of Acre and the 1st International Meeting of Protected Area Managers of the South American Amazon were held simultaneously. The events were organized by the State Secretariat for the Environment of Acre (SEMA - AC) with the support of several partners, including the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) in South America.
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