About Phase III

The third phase of the program , with a term of 25 years , will aim to consolidate 60 million hectares of protected areas in the Amazon, at the federal and state levels . Also support the development of studies to the creation of PAs . The ARPA will use the following sources:

  •     Resources of MMA and its related entities .
  •     Human and material resources invested by the State Governments for the maintenance and consolidation of PAs under its management; and
  •     Resources to be allocated by national and international private donations .

For both , as MMA Ordinance 187 of May 22, 2014 , the MMA, the ARPA Partners and other members of the Program Management Committee shall establish financial mechanisms and plan gradual allocation of resources to meet the needs of implementation of UCs .