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Protest and Rally at ChevronTexaco's World Headquarters to protest its oil operations and its war on communities around the world.

May 22, 2003

Join the delegation of Amazonian leaders from Ecuador in a protest at the gates ChevronTexaco to demand that ChevronTexaco clean up its mess in the Amazon. Thursday, May 22, at 12 noon ChevronTexaco World Headquarters6001 Bollinger Canyon Road in San Ramon, CA As ChevronTexaco shareholders and Board of Directors meet in Midland, Texas for the company¹s Annual Shareholders Meeting, community members [...]

Letter from Shuar and Achuar peoples to the CEO of Burlington Resources

May 14, 2003

FIPSE FICSH FINAE  Pueblos Indigenas de Ecuador c/o Centro de Derechos Economicos y Sociales P.O. Box 17-07-8808 Quito EcuadorTel: 593 7 700 931 Fax: 593 22 563 517  Bobby Shackouls CEO Burlington Resources, Inc 5051 Westheimer Houston, Texas May 14, 2003 Dear Mr. [...]

The IDB urged to deny taxpayer dollars for the Camisea gas project

May 9, 2003

Enrique V. IglesiasPresidentInter-American Development BankWashington, D.C. 20577U.S.A. Dear Enrique V. Iglesias, Our organizations respectfully urge the Inter-American Development Bank to reject financing currently under consideration for all aspects of Peru’s Camisea gas development project. [...]

Indigenous Leaders March on the IDB Denouncing Camisea Project’s “Irreparable Harm to Indigenous Lives

May 9, 2003

On May 9 2003, over 50 indigenous protesters joined together to march through Washington to the Inter-American Development Bank head office to denounce the Camisea Gas Project’s “irreparable harm to the biodiversity and the life of indigenous peoples who have lived in these lands for thousands of years.” Peruvian indigenous delegates presented a letter with over 60 signatures from Amazonian organizations to an a [...]

Nahua Community Inside Nahua Kugapakori Reserve Say No to All Oil Development!

May 1, 2003

“If another company comes here, our rivers and land will be destroyed!” In April 2003, the Nahua people of Santa Rosa de Serjali within the Nahua Kugapakori State Reserve took the extraordinary step of issuing a public declaration via the advocacy group Shinai Serjali spelling out their complete opposition to all oil and gas operations within their lands. [...]

Bolivian Government Initiates Pipeline Inspection

April 1, 2003

Government authorities succumb to pressure from Indigenous Organizations, Local Civic Committees, Ombudsman Office and National and International NGOs. The initial phase of the Environmental Audit of the Cuiaba gas pipeline, requested a year ago by indigenous organizations representing the Chiquitano and Ayoreo peoples began April 15 in San Jose de Chiquitos with the arrival of a large delegation of inspectors f [...]

Peruvian Indigenous Organizations Call for Camisea Project To Withdraw from State Reserve for Indigenous Peoples Who Reject Contact with Outside World Inter-American Development Bank Official Responds, “What You Want Will Not Happen!”

March 31, 2003

In a statement to Peruvian authorities, international banks and the international community dated March 2003, Peru’s national indigenous organization AIDESEP joined with COMARU, the Machiguenga Council for the Urubamba River, to condemn the impacts of the Camisea Gas Project on thousands of indigenous families living in its path as “an attack on the physical, cultural, territorial and environmental integrity of our indi [...]

Record of Forced Contact By Camisea Project Companies in Nahua-Kugapakori Reserve

February 1, 2003

Below is a record of cases of forced contact with peoples living in voluntary isolation within the Nahua-Kugapakori State Reserve by Pluspetrol - operator and sponsor for the upstream (gas extraction) part of the Camisea Gas Project – and Veritas Energy Services, a Canadian company contracted by Pluspetrol to conduct seismic testing operations in Block 88. [...]

Hunt Oil Invades Territories of Uncontacted Peoples in the Remote Peruvian Amazon

January 1, 2003

Hunt Oil, a Texas-based private oil company with close ties to the Bush family, is operating in the territories of uncontacted indigenous peoples in one of the remotest regions of the Peruvian Amazon. The Peruvian Ministry of Energy and Mines has given Hunt Oil, a major donor to the George W. [...]

The Position of US Environmental Organizations in Respect to The Camisea Gas Project in the Peruvian Amazon Public Funds Should Not Fund Amazon Rainforest Destruction

November 20, 2002

The United States government will soon consider whether or not to finance a natural gas project along the Camisea river in Peru that will cause irreparable damage to pristine forests and rivers and expose indigenous peoples living in voluntary isolation to unwanted contact. The U.S. [...]

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