Tasso Azevedo is a consultant and social entrepreneur in the field of forests, sustainability and climate change. He coordinates the SEEG Network a System to Esstimate GHG Emissions as well as MAPBIOMAS a platform to produce annual land cover and land use maps of entire countries through a multi-institutional collaboration. He is a forestry engineer graduate at ESALQ/USP and was founder and director of the Institute of Forest and Agriculture Management and Certification (IMAFLORA), the largest FSC and SAN certifier in Brazil. Tasso was Director of the National Forest Program at the Ministry of Environment and general-secretary of the National Forest Commission. He was the first Chief & Director General of the Brazilian Forest Service. He was one of the key people involved in the design and implementation of the National Plan to Combat Deforestation and the Amazon Fund (world ´s largest forest protection funds). Tasso serves as board member on several organizations including the Business Forum on Climate Change, Rainforest Alliance, Imazon, Imaflora and IEMA and teaches at post-graduate programs on sustainability related issues and is columnist at O Globo newspaper and Epoca Negocios magazine. Tasso is also a TED Global speaker and the first recipient of the Bright Award from Stanford University.
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Climate Change

Tasso Azevedo

Introduction to Climate Change Challenge-

The presentation responds to questions like: What is the size of the problem? How much can we still emit Green House Gases and for how long? What is the Paris Accord and how this can help to overcome the change? What has to be done in very practical terms?

Depending on the audience we can adapt those practical actions to be presented.

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