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Governments Prioritize Profit Over Indigenous Peoples' Rights

Governments Prioritize Profit Over Indigenous Peoples' Rights

August 8, 2012Amnesty International

Governments across the Americas are putting profit before the physical and cultural survival of thousands of Indigenous peoples, said Amnesty International in a briefing paper published ahead of the International Day of Indigenous Peoples.

Investor's Eye on the Amazon - May 2012

May 2012

In this Spring edition of Investor's Eye on the Amazon, we would like to draw your attention to several investor resolutions at Chevron, news that Talisman Energy may pull out of Peru altogether, and protests by Vale shareholders over its huge investments in disastrous projects like Brazil's Belo Monte dam.

Issue Brief: The Achuar and Talisman Energy

Issue Brief: The Achuar and Talisman Energy

Indigenous Rights, Justice, and Corporate Accountability in the Peruvian Amazon

April 2012

The remote Amazon headwaters along the border of Peru and Ecuador are one of the most biodiverse places on Earth. This remote region is home to over 11,000 Achuar indigenous people. Today, the Achuar's way of life and survival is threatened by international oil companies exploring and drilling for oil.

Understanding Recent Developments in the Landmark Chevron-Ecuador Case

Understanding Recent Developments in the Landmark Chevron-Ecuador Case

Spring 2012

After 19 years of litigation, the monumental class action lawsuit against oil giant Chevron for environmental devastation in the Ecuadorian Amazon is nearing an end. On January 3, 2012, an Ecuadorian appeals court confirmed an $18 billion judgment against Chevron. This judgment is exceeded in size only by BP's expected outlay for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. The judgment is internationally binding, and it sends the message that corporations cannot evade justice for their crimes around the world. It sets major precedents, not only for Ecuador's indigenous people and farmer communities, but also for international human rights, environmental law and corporate accountability.

Ecuador's Forest Partners Program

An
 Overview
 of
 Socio
 Bosque
 Contracts
 with
 Indigenous
 Communities

December 2011

Though Socio Bosque has seen rapid growth in participation and amount of protected land since 2008, many concerns have been raised regarding the implementation of the current program and its future incorporation within a United Nations Convention on Climate Change REDD mechanism.

Investor's Eye on the Amazon - December 2011

December 2011

In this winter edition of Investor's Eye on the Amazon, we would like to draw your attention to a co-filing opportunity at Chevron, urgent on-the-ground testimony about Canadian company Talisman Energy's divisive oil operations in the ancestral territory of the Achuar people, and an update from the frontlines in Ecuador where Rukullacta Kichwa leaders and community members have rejected Ivanhoe Energy's controversial oil operations in their ancestral territory.

Investor's Eye on the Amazon - October 2011

October 2011

This third edition of our Investor's Eye on the Amazon quarterly email newsletter is jam-packed with important updates from a number of our campaigns.

Amazon in Focus 2011

Amazon in Focus 2011

A Year in the Struggle to Defend the Amazon

Fall 2011

Defending the Amazon is a defining battle of our time and has the potential to shift the balance towards justice, ecological balance and the recognition of our interdependence on nature and living systems. In this year's Amazon in Focus, we share stories from this struggle.

Ivanhoe Energy and the Pungarayacu Project in Ecuador

Ivanhoe Energy and the Pungarayacu Project in Ecuador

An Amazon Watch Risk Assessment

September 2011

This report explores risks faced by Ivanhoe Energy investors from the Pungarayacu project, as well as those stemming from the company's history and questionable fiduciary management.

Investor's Eye on the Amazon - May 2011

May 2011

This is the second edition of our Investor's Eye on the Amazon quarterly email newsletter, featuring a new report entitled "An Analysis of the Operational Risks to Chevron Corporation from Aguinda v. ChevronTexaco."

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