Municipality of Manaus
Brazil

Population: 1802014
Area of jurisdiction: 11401 km2

Commitments

  Community Government
Absolute base year GHG reduction target: n/a n/a
Baseline scenario (BAU) GHG reduction target: n/a n/a
Fixed-level GHG reduction target: n/a n/a
Carbon intensity reduction target: n/a n/a
Renewable energy target: n/a n/a
Energy efficiency target: n/a n/a
Government and Community: CO2(e) targets

Performance

Community GHG Emissions
Total ( n/a ):  0 tCO2e
Government GHG Emissions
Total ( n/a ):  0 tCO2e

Mitigation actions

Créditos de carbono na Arborização Urbana
This project purposes new areas with the urban trees of the city of Manaus, establishing public-private partnerships where there is the voluntary exchange of carbon credits to offset the emissions of companies. The project includes the implementation, maintenance and management of planted trees. In this logic, improving the understanding of the importance of urban trees and their environmental services, through valuing carbon. Start year 2014
Sector Agriculture, Forest and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Looking for Funding
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Projeto Educativo de Monitoramento de Carbono
Through the partnership SEMMAS and SEMED, developed the Education Project Monitoring Carbon, which brings to the school age population (Elementary School which is a municipal responsibility) the opportunity to understand the dynamics of carbon emissions by human actions and absorption CO2 by plants. In 2014 is to involve community associations from planning to execution. Start year  
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Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Looking for Funding
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Áreas Protegidas em Ambiente Rural
On Sustainable Development Reserve Tupé, worked with ecological clearings (farming) - without the use of fire. This Reserve occurs on public participation, with a fully functioning Board and Institutional Group to work and discuss proposals environmentally friendly. It has been discussions of actions and strategies for public use, focusing on serving tourists and offer food services, stimulating sales and local cuisine with a focus for the development of a Community-Based Tourism (TBC) as stimulating local income rural communities. Start year  
Sector Agriculture, Forest and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
Type Organizational/Governance
Status Looking for Funding
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Programa de Apoio a Reservas Privadas
We support and encourage the creation and recognition of Private Natural Heritage (RPPN) of the City of Manaus. Manaus has seven (7): Reserve Honda; Reserve Buritis; Giant Water Reserve; Reserve Norikatsu Miyamoto; Reserve Good Friends; Socrates Bomfim Reserve; Reserve Nazaré das Lages These initiatives are incentives to individuals who are committed to environmental issues in the city. The creation of the Law of property tax - Law 1628/2011 (Article 40) exempt from property tax Conservation Units category RPPN. Start year 2005
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Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status In progress
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A3P
At the Municipality of Manaus, we are implementing the agenda A3P in Municipal, whose objectives are: I - to guide public managers to adopt principles and sustainability criteria in their activities; II - support the incorporation of environmental management criteria in public activities; III - promote natural resource economics and efficiency of institutional spending; IV - to contribute to the revision of production standards and the adoption of new standards of sustainability within the public administration. Start year 2012
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Type Organizational/Governance
Status In progress
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Education Project Monitoring Carbon
Through the partnership SEMMAS and SEMED, developed the Education Project Monitoring Carbon, which brings to the school age population (Elementary School which is a municipal responsibility) the opportunity to understand the dynamics of carbon emissions by human actions and absorption CO2 by plants. In 2013 is to involve community associations from planning to execution. Start year  
Sector  
Type Education/Awareness Raising
Status  
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Ecological clearings (farming) - without the use of fire
On Sustainable Development Reserve Tupé, worked with ecological clearings (farming) - without the use of fire. This Reserve occurs on public participation, with a fully functioning Board and Institutional Group to work and discuss proposals environmentally friendly. It has been discussions of actions and strategies for public use, focusing on serving tourists and offer food services, stimulating sales and local cuisine with a focus for the development of a Community-Based Tourism (TBC) as stimulating local income rural communities. Start year  
Sector Agriculture, Forest and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
Type Technical/Infrastructure investment
Status Looking for Funding
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Implementation of Environmental Agenda in Public Administration (A3P)
At the Municipality of Manaus, we are implementing the agenda A3P in Municipal, whose objectives are: I - to guide public managers to adopt principles and sustainability criteria in their activities; II - support the incorporation of environmental management criteria in public activities; III - promote natural resource economics and efficiency of institutional spending; IV - to contribute to the revision of production standards and the adoption of new standards of sustainability within the public administration. Start year 2013
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Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status In progress
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Adaptation actions

Support of Private Natural Heritage (RPPN)
We support and encourage the creation and recognition of Private Natural Heritage (RPPN) of the City of Manaus. Manaus has seven (7): Reserve Honda; Reserve Buritis; Giant Water Reserve; Reserve Norikatsu Miyamoto; Reserve Good Friends; Socrates Bomfim Reserve; Reserve Nazaré das Lages These initiatives are incentives to individuals who are committed to environmental issues in the city. The creation of the Law of property tax - Law 1628/2011 (Article 40) exempt from property tax Conservation Units category RPPN. Start year  
Sector  
Type Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
Status In progress
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