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Amazon Watch's 9th Annual Luncheon

Amazon Watch's 9th Annual Luncheon

October 9th, 2014

Thank you to all who joined Amazon Watch at our 9th Annual Luncheon in San Francisco yesterday – we were absolutely blown away by a packed house and all your support, ideas, inspiration and love. The event was a huge success thanks to the hundreds of friends who came to join us in person and or live online. What an incredible community we've become!

Amazon Women on the Frontlines of Climate Change

Amazon Women on the Frontlines of Climate Change

September 23, 2014

A selection of photos from Amazon Women on the Frontlines of Climate Change, a traveling photography exhibit with written and live testimonies from indigenous women leading solutions on the frontlines of the Amazon as the region confronts the impacts of climate change.

People's Climate March in New York City

People's Climate March in New York City

September 21, 2014

Over 310,000 people filled the streets of New York City to participate in the largest climate march in history. Amazon Watch accompanied indigenous leaders from the Ecuadorian rainforest and marched with thousands of others calling globally to Keep the Oil in the Ground in the Amazon.

National Indigenous Mobilization in Brasilia

National Indigenous Mobilization in Brasilia

October 2, 2013

In response to attacks on indigenous rights, Brazil's National Indigenous Association has called for a national mobilization. Thousands of indigenous peoples are marching across Brazil.

Photos from Our 2013 Annual Luncheon

Photos from Our 2013 Annual Luncheon

September 25, 2013

Our special guest this year was Mayalu Txucarramãe, an indigenous woman leader from Brazil working to defend her people from the Belo Monte Dam.

Vigil to Preserve Yasuní-ITT

Vigil to Preserve Yasuní-ITT

August 23, 2013

The vast majority of Ecuadorians want to preserve Yasuní-ITT, and many of them held a vigil in front of the Presidential Palace to show their support for the plan.

Photos from Our 2012 Annual Luncheon

Photos from Our 2012 Annual Luncheon

October 15, 2012

Our honored guests this year were Kichwa leaders from the Sarayaku community in Ecuador, who made world news headlines recently by winning their case before the Inter-American Court of Human Rights.

Occupy Belo Monte

Occupy Belo Monte

July 6, 2012

Scenes from the indigenous-led occupation of Pimental Island on the Xingu River. More than 300 people representing 21 indigenous villages and 9 different ethnicities are participting so far.

"Rivers for Life" Human Banner at Rio+20

"Rivers for Life" Human Banner at Rio+20

June 19, 2012

Nearly 1500 people used Rio’s Flamengo Beach as a canvas. Their bodies formed the lines of an enormous image promoting the importance of free-running rivers, truly clean energy and including indigenous knowledge as part of the solution to climate issues.

What Bulldozers and Cynical Politics Do, Shovels and Grassroots Resistance Undo

What Bulldozers and Cynical Politics Do, Shovels and Grassroots Resistance Undo

June 15, 2012

300 indigenous people, small farmers, fisherfolk, and local residents occupied the Belo Monte Dam project, removing a strip to restore the Xingu's natural flow and "freeing the river."

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