Institute invites clandestine beekeepers to project

Honey produced without the use of standards puts the security of planted forests at risk International Paper Institute recently began mapping its forest areas. This survey identifies the work of beekeepers with clandestine operations in the planted forests or in the Permanent Protection Areas (APP) maintained by IP. The aim is to not only survey Read more about Institute invites clandestine beekeepers to project[…]

Formare 2017 recebe mais de 170 inscrições de Educadores Voluntários

Project coordinated by International Paper Institute involves IP professionals to train young people for the job market. Volunteer Educator (VE) registrations for the next Formare class, which were closed on February 17, were a success. One-hundred and seventy-four professionals decided to share their knowledge with students selected for the 2017 edition of the initiative at Read more about Formare 2017 recebe mais de 170 inscrições de Educadores Voluntários[…]

Reverse logistics: an ally of sustainability

Since 2015, Brazil has had an Industry Agreement in effect between the government and manufacturers, importers, distributors and sellers to implement shared responsibility for the product lifecycle. Under this agreement, private companies commit to cut the amount of packaging sent to landfills by 22% by the end of this year. This group of organizations, which Read more about Reverse logistics: an ally of sustainability[…]

Online platform allows knowledge to be exchanged between schools across Brazil

Sharing has never been so popular. That is the case of Edukatu, a network that promises to strengthen relations between Primary School students and teachers to share projects geared towards conscientious consumption and rational use of natural resources. Thanks to a partnership with the State Secretary o Education, Sabesp and Instituto Akatu, 42 projects involving Read more about Online platform allows knowledge to be exchanged between schools across Brazil[…]

Apicultura Solidária estuda cultivo de mel em mata nativa

Institute assesses the possibility of extending sustainable production to areas protected by International Paper Supportive Beekeeping, a project coordinated by International Paper Institute (IIP), is getting ready to reach new heights. In addition to producing honey in planted forests, this year, forest professionals and co-op beekeepers are studying the viability of extending the installation of Read more about Apicultura Solidária estuda cultivo de mel em mata nativa[…]

Free apps help with the classroom routine

Project at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS) catalogs free software with content for Pre-Tertiary and Higher Education Formare 2017 students and Volunteer Educators can now rely on yet another free research source to help them in classes and research: the “Free Educational Software for Mobile Devices” project. Developed by university professor Read more about Free apps help with the classroom routine[…]