Municipality of Manaus

Brazil Mayor: Arthur Virgílio do Carmo Ribeiro Neto
Summary
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    Population 1802014
  • km 2
    Area 11401.0
  • USD
    GDP 23 Billion
  • emission
    Targets by N/A N/A
Targets

Targets by Municipality of Manaus

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Actions
Ecological clearings (farming) - without the use of fire - Municipality of Manaus
  • Start year:
  • Type: Technical/Infrastructure investment
  • Status: In operation

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.

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Sectors:
  • Agriculture, Forest and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
local action
Créditos de carbono na Arborização Urbana - Municipality of Manaus
  • Start year: 2014
  • Type: Technical/Infrastructure investment
  • Status: In operation

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.

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Sectors:
  • Agriculture, Forest and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
local action
Projeto Educativo de Monitoramento de Carbono - Municipality of Manaus
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  • Type: Technical/Infrastructure investment
  • Status: In operation

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.

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Áreas Protegidas em Ambiente Rural - Municipality of Manaus
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  • Type: Organizational / Governance
  • Status: In operation

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.

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Sectors:
  • Agriculture, Forest and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
local action
Programa de Apoio a Reservas Privadas - Municipality of Manaus
  • Start year: 2005
  • Type: Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
  • Status: In operation

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.

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Implementation of Environmental Agenda in Public Administration (A3P) - Municipality of Manaus
  • Start year: 2013
  • Type: Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
  • Status: In operation

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.

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Sectors:
  • Buildings
  • Facilities
  • Transport
  • Industrial processes and product use (IPPU)
  • Agriculture, Forest and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
  • Waste
local action
Education Project Monitoring Carbon - Municipality of Manaus
  • Start year:
  • Type: Education/Awareness Raising
  • Status:

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.

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Sectors:
  • Residential
  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Transport
  • Industrial processes and product use (IPPU)
  • Agriculture, Forest and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
  • Waste
local action
A3P - Municipality of Manaus
  • Start year: 2012
  • Type: Organizational / Governance
  • Status: In operation

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.

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Sectors:
  • Transport
  • Industrial processes and product use (IPPU)
  • Agriculture, Forest and Other Land Use (AFOLU)
local action
Support of Private Natural Heritage (RPPN) - Municipality of Manaus
  • Start year:
  • Type: Policy/Strategies/Action Plans
  • Status: In operation

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.

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Sectors:
local action
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Mayor Arthur Virgílio do Carmo Ribeiro Neto
Municipality of Manaus, Brazil

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Initiative

Earth Hour City Challenge 2013-2014
Earth Hour City Challenge 2014-2015
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