Eye on the Amazon
  • How Responsible is Business for Social Responsibility?

    How Responsible is Business for Social Responsibility?

    November 8, 2013 – This week BSR severely tarnished its image by inviting Brazilian mining company Vale to present on a panel entitled, "Voices of Rights Holders in the Extractives Industry." This is like inviting the CIA to a panel on the rights of torture victims.

  • It's Green Festival Time! Join Amazon Watch this Weekend

    It's Green Festival Time! Join Amazon Watch this Weekend

    November 7, 2013 – Amazon Watch is honored to be an NGO partner of the Green Festival in San Francisco this weekend, November 9-10. We invite you to spend the weekend with us for FREE.

  • Indigenous Leaders Say: Consultation Is Not

    Indigenous Leaders Say: Consultation Is Not "Nonsense"

    November 7, 2013 – Last week a delegation of indigenous leaders traveled from the Ecuadorian Amazon to the IACHR in Washington, DC to help advise the Ecuadorian government on consultation with indigenous peoples.

  • You Get What You Pay for (Perjury, in This Case)

    You Get What You Pay for (Perjury, in This Case)

    October 31, 2013 – Having virtually all the money in the world often means you can buy silence, time, and lies. This time Chevron has bought a bag of lies from a thoroughly disreputable source, and they aren't able to hide the price tag.

  • Servio Curipoma: Holding Chevron Accountable

    Servio Curipoma: Holding Chevron Accountable

    October 30, 2013 – After losing both his parents and a sister to cancer, Servio Curipoma has become a relentless voice for his community, demanding that Chevron take responsibility for the contamination that wreaked havoc on his family.

  • Update! Belo Monte Dam Construction Suspended Again

    Update! Belo Monte Dam Construction Suspended Again

    October 29, 2013 – Last week a Federal Regional Court suspended the installation license and ruled that BNDES should not transfer further resources to Norte Energia until 40 conditions are met.

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