Ministry of the Environment (Brazil)

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Ministry of Environment
Ministry overview
Formed 15 March 1985
Headquarters Brasília, Distrito Federal
Annual budget R$ 3,1 billion (2015)[1]
Minister responsible

The Ministry of Environment (Portuguese: Ministério do Meio Ambiente, abbreviated MMA) is a cabinet-level federal ministry in Brazil. Izabella Teixeira, a career employee of IBAMA, has served as the Minister of Environment since her appointment in May 2010.[2] In May 12, 2016, Sarney Filho was appointed by Michel Temer as Minister of Environment.

See also


  1. ^ Portal Orçamento (October 2014). "Projeto de Lei Orçamentária para 2015" (PDF). Senado federal. p. 21. Retrieved 3 January 2015. 
  2. ^ "2013 Laureate – Policy Leadership (co-winner) Izabella Teixeira". United Nations Environment Programme. Retrieved 11 July 2014. 

External links

  • Official site (in Portuguese)

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