01 Oct '11, 9pm

Brazil Launches Program To Help The Poor Engage in Sustainable Economy: Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff laun...

Brazil Launches Program To Help The Poor Engage in Sustainable Economy: Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff laun...

Brazil Launches Program To Help The Poor Engage in Sustainable Economy Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff launched on Wednesday (28) a new program called Bolsa Verde (Green Grant) to promote "sustainable social development and encourage conservation of Brazilian's ecosystems." The program will be administered by Brazil's Ministry of Environment as part of the country's national poverty alleviation plan, Brasil Sem Misria, which launched in June 2011. Under the program, Brazilian families living in extreme poverty (those with a monthly household income of up to R$ 70) that develop environmental conservation projects will receive R$ 300 in grant funds every three months. Qualifying environmental protection projects include work in national forests, extractive and sustainable development reserves, forest settlements, Areas of Permanent Preservation (APP), and sustainable deve...

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