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Jari Para

Located in the eastern part of the Amazon Rainforest, in the Brazilian state of Pará, Jari, in a municipality where unclear land tenure laws, widespread land speculation, overall weak law enforcement and cattle ranching are as many drivers of deforestation.

Project type

Forestry and conservation

Registry

Verra Registry

Project location

Brasil

Certification

VCS (Verified Carbon Standard)
CCBA
REDD+
920.000
protected hectares
15.491.971 tCO2e
avoided in 30 years
120 000
Available Volumes
1811
VCS ID

Certification(s):

SDG Goal(s):

SDG Goal 2 - Zero Hunger
SDG Goal 4 - Quality Education
SDG Goal 5 - Gender Equality
SDG Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
SDG Goal 13- Climate Action
SDG Goal 15 - Life on Land

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Project description:

Throughout the life span of the project, it is estimated that 50,480 hectares of forest will be saved from destruction thanksto the activities implemented. This will protect 340 species offlora and 2,070 species of fauna, 133 of which are endangered. The project meets the Gold Level Biodiversity Criteria - Exceptional Benefits to Biodiversity, according to thevulnerability criterion described by the Community Climate and Biodiversity Standards.

By fighting against deforestation, this project will protect the habitat of numerous species, preserve and increase carbon stocks in the forest, and help develop a sustainable local economy. We calculated emission reductions based on a methodology approved by VERRA's Verified Carbon Standard.

Jari para is under CCB verification

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