Amazon Fund

Actor
Fundo Amazônia
FA

Summary

The Amazon Fund was established in 2008, pursuant to Decree No. 6,527. It  was established to raise funds for efforts to prevent, monitor and combat deforestation, as well as to promote the preservation and sustainable use of forests in the Amazon Biome, thereby contributing to REDD+.  

The Amazon Fund is managed by the Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES) and is an essential instrument to support the achievement of the goals of the National Plan on Climate Change.