The activities of the 4th Professional Master’s Course on Sustainable Use of Natural Resources in Tropical Regions, in Belém (PA), began on April 14th. The president of Coordination for the Improvement of Higher Education Personnel (Capes), Carlos Nobre, presented the invited lecture of the opening class and talked about ‘The Risks of Climate Change in Brazil’.

For this 4th class, 64 candidates from the states of Pará, Espirito Santo, Minas Gerais, Maranhão, Amazonas, and Rio Grande do Sul applied in the selection process with 26 candidates being approved.