Friday, July 1, 2022

The impact of the Belo Monte ‘Emergency Plan’

Drawn up without any proper consultation, or local participation, the so-called Emergency Plan was used by the developers to keep Indian people well away...

Defending the rivers of the Amazon

Amazon Watch and International Rivers have teamed up to create a state-of-the-art 10-minute Google Earth 3-D tour and video narrated by actress...

Ecuador: I’m a defender of the forest, which gives us life,...

The struggle of an indigenous Amazonian people in defence of their rights and the land on which they live, in Sarayaku, Ecuador -- against...

Ecuador: ‘Crudo’ – film about the fight against Chevron

Film. Crudo ('Crude oil'). Directed by Joe Berlinger. Red Envelope & Entendre Films. 1hr 44mins. 2009. English subtitles.

Ecuador: the Kichwa people of Sarayaku vs the government and the...

A few years ago, the Ecuadorian government gave an oil company permission to drill for oil on land belonging to the Sarayaku...

Colombia: chocolate of peace

A film by Gwen Burnyeat and Pablo Mejía Trujillo about the Peace Community of San José de Apartadó. Chocolate of Peace depicts the Peace Community...

Belize: registering Mayan lands

1st successful pilot Project for land registration in Crique Sarco Village, Toledo Belize implemented by SATIIM. Maya Land Registry. Video: Aurelio Sho. August 2017

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