Article31 May

Brazilian agribusiness at the crossroads

Sergio Abranches

The Brazilian agribusiness is at a crossroads. After a success story it is now running the risk of loosing quality markets due to bad social and environmental practices. More »

Treks21 May

Brazil delays enabling legislation on climate change

Sergio Abranches

After a fast-track approval of the climate change bill, its enabling legislation is deadlocked at the Civil Household.  More »

Analysis03 May

Lessons from the spill

Sergio Abranches

The Gulf of Mexico oil spill tells us a story of disregard for the risk of deep sea oil extraction, and bad risk governance. It reflects an overall failure to account for risk of environmental damage and the associated economic losses of deep sea oil drilling and extraction projects. More »