In a co-authored op-ed, Senior Research Scholar Rodrigo Zeidan argues that a bill proposing a change to Brazil's Forestry Code is a threat to biodiversity
— April 18, 2019
Excerpt from Nature Sustainability -- "Very few illiberal policies are as short-sighted as the proposed abolishing of Legal Reserves. In a way, Brazil used to be a global leader on climate change, and it is now a threat. The environmental minister has stated that in the climate change fight, Brazil owes nothing. Such rhetoric is scientific denial at its best, potentially leading to devastating effects on biodiversity and world’s climate."