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Peru wipes 'uncontacted' tribes off the map

The isolated Indian tribes of the Napo-Tigre region no longer exist, according to the government's cartographers. They couldn't be more cynically wrong, writes David Hill.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Before and after: the site of Brazil’s Belo Monte dam

Fernando de Cunha explains why locals have spent the last 20 years fighting the construction of the world’s third largest hydroelectric project.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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British connection to Amazon atrocities

David Hill says the centenary of the Putumayo massacre is a reminder of why ‘progress’ gets such a bad name.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Brazilian indigenous group expels illegal loggers

The Amazon Ka’apor community takes the struggle for sovereignty into its own hands, Phil Clarke Hill and Ruy Sposati show.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Save Yasuní - sign the petition

Add your name to those urging the UK government to support Ecuador's initiative to keep the oil in the ground.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Safe from ConocoPhillips... but what about the missionaries?

Public outcry about the risk to two uncontacted indigenous groups has caused the oil giant to pull out of a remote area of the Peruvian Amazon. But a certain Christian missionary may not be so easy to repel.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Amazon community ‘grants asylum’ to critics of Correa’s government

Ecuadorian journalist Fernando Villavicencio speaks to David Hill about why he has sought refuge among indigenous group Sarayaku.…

  • Tue Jul 5 13:59:00 2016
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What lies behind the recent surge of Amazon deforestation

Richard Schiffman talks to scientist Philip Fearnside on what’s driving the clearing of the Amazon forest.…

  • Tue Jul 5 13:59:00 2016
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Indigenous organizations to sue Peru over Amazon gas project

David Hill reports on the legal move to protect isolated indigenous peoples at risk of ‘extermination’ by the country’s biggest ever hydrocarbons project.…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:51:00 2016
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Bond aid

Copenhagen is not the only game in town…

  • Tue Dec 1 21:21:00 2009
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