Eye on the Amazon
  • Belo Monte Risks Paralyzation Over Consortium’s Grave Negligence

    Belo Monte Risks Paralyzation Over Consortium’s Grave Negligence

    August 2, 2013 – By disregarding a series of "conditionalities" upon which the project's environmental license was granted, Norte Energia could be sanctioned, forcing the dam's construction to again grind to a halt.

  • Amazon Justice: Sarayaku's Historic Week

    Amazon Justice: Sarayaku's Historic Week

    August 1, 2013 – While the apology and right to no repetition is still pending, the state's transfer of funds is certainly historic in Ecuador – no government has been forced to hand over that kind of money to an indigenous group.

  • From Brazil, European Greens Condemn Belo Monte

    From Brazil, European Greens Condemn Belo Monte

    July 30, 2013 – "A project as big as Belo Monte cannot be constructed on a provisional legal basis and by the logic of fait accompli. The Supreme Court is currently shutting up judicial rulings on the basis of a law stemming from dictatorial times."

  • Ecuador Forced to Delay Oil Round; Now Let's Make Them Cancel It!

    Ecuador Forced to Delay Oil Round; Now Let's Make Them Cancel It!

    July 22, 2013 – This is the second time that the government has been forced to extend the deadline for bids, and is just the latest in a series of serious setbacks to the government's attempts to auction off millions of acres of the Amazon.

  • Judge: Chevron Can Access Its Critics' Private User Information

    Judge: Chevron Can Access Its Critics' Private User Information

    July 8, 2013 – According to Judge Kaplan, none of the anonymous accountholders could benefit from First Amendment protections since the accountholders had "not shown that they were U.S. citizens."

  • Chevron Cozies Up with Judge, Censors Blog

    Chevron Cozies Up with Judge, Censors Blog

    July 8, 2013 – In another baldfaced example of bias, Judge Kaplan is letting Chevron maintain "confidential" a series of damning internal videos that prove the company committed a massive fraud in Ecuador by hiding evidence of contamination.

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