Eye on the Amazon
  • Indigenous Amazonía

    Indigenous Amazonía

    On the front lines in the race to avoid ecosystem collapse

    December 30, 2013 – We know indigenous peoples are important stewards of the environment. But specifically how do they protect their territory? Watch a presentation by Amazon Watch's Andrew Miller on specific struggles in Peru, Brazil, and Ecuador.

  • Voices of Xingu: Xikrin Kayapó Courage

    Voices of Xingu: Xikrin Kayapó Courage

    December 24, 2013 – "Last year, because of construction, we noticed mud in the water, and the fish started dying. We asked if anyone from the company could explain these effects but no one ever came to explain anything or to talk about compensation."

  • Could Hell Be Starting to Freeze Over in Canada?

    December 17, 2013 – "This order will allow us the opportunity to hold Chevron accountable for fleeing the scene of its environmental crimes in Ecuador after a valid judgment was entered against it," said Fajardo, lead lawyer for the communities.

  • "Don't Worry, Mom – Go Fight for Us"

    "Don't Worry, Mom – Go Fight for Us"

    December 11, 2013 – Fearless, strong, and a mother of two, Mayalu's motivation springs from her ancestral roots and the dream that her children and grandchildren will inhabit a healthy Amazon, with its rivers and forests preserved and thriving.

  • Indigenous Protestors Return to the Streets of Brasilia

    Indigenous Protestors Return to the Streets of Brasilia

    December 6, 2013 – This week members of Brazil's indigenous peoples renewed their unwavering objection to a series of proposed laws and constitutional amendments that aim to erode their land rights.

  • Ecuadorian Government Responds with Crackdown Following 11th Round Failure

    Ecuadorian Government Responds with Crackdown Following 11th Round Failure

    International solidarity needed!

    December 5, 2013 – President Correa has cracked down on indigenous leaders, organizations and NGOs, including Fundación Pachamama whose offices were shut down yesterday.

Showing posts 86 - 91 of 376 total  |  Page of 63

Yes, I will donate to protect the Amazon!

"The work you do is vital, and I am happy to support it."
– Charlotte R. A.

DONATE NOW