Brazil’s President-elect Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva has named Amazon defender Marina Silva as setting minister for his incoming authorities, indicating he will prioritise
Environmentally friendly activist Marina Silva is to return as Brazil’s environment minister, with the job of applying the new leftwing government’s pledge to get rid of deforestation in the Amazon rainforest by the stop of the ten years.
Silva’s appointment was confirmed on Thursday by incoming president Luiz Inácio Lula
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) —
Brazil´s President-elect Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva introduced Thursday that Amazon activist Marina Silva will be the country´s upcoming minister of surroundings. The announcement signifies the new administration will prioritize cracking down on unlawful deforestation even if it implies operating afoul of potent agribusiness pursuits.
The Lula govt has promised to deal with deforestation, which achieved record highs less than the Bolsonaro administration.
Brazil’s President-elect Luiz Inacio Lula Da Silva has claimed that he will appoint an advocate against Amazon deforestation as the head of the country’s environment ministry, marking a sharp departure from the