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A morte de Domingos Montagner e os índios da bacia do Xingu

Foi necessária a morte de um ator global para as autoridades se preocuparem com os impactos da Usina Hidrelétrica do Xingó no Rio São Francisco, em operação desde 1994. O ator Domingos Montagner morreu afogado na última quinta-feira, quando ... The Intercept, 1 week ago

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Victory on Brazil's Tapajós River and the Battle that Lies Ahead

Last week, in a stunning turn of events, Brazil's environmental agency IBAMA definitively shelved plans to carve the São Luiz do Tapajós mega-dam into the heart of the Amazon. Deeming the project a socio-environmental liability for its devastating ...
 Intercontinental Cry1 month ago Brazilian Government Cancels Mega-dam on the Amazon's Tapajós River  Amazon Watch1 month ago Brazil cancels mega dam on the Amazon's Tapajós river  OneClimate.net1 month ago Amazon burns as Brazil signs Paris climate pledge  OneClimate.net2 weeks ago
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The Fight to Protect Indigenous Lands in Brazil's Amazon: The Tapajós River Hydroelectric Dam Project

On top of a hill overlooking the Tapajós, the fourth-largest tributary of the Amazon in Brazil, lies a village of around 130 Indigenous families, who live between the river and their small fruit and manioc farms. Walking tracks lead deep into the ...
 Global Research1 month ago In pictures: Love the Amazon on Amazon Day!  Greenpeace UK2 weeks ago Brazil's indigenous peoples fight Amazon dams threat  Ecologist1 month ago
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Where did the swallows go?: Climate change has arrived in Brazil's Xingu Indigenous Park

Climate Change is no longer some abstract idea that we can debate or dismiss. In Brazil's Xingu Indigenous Park, climate change has arrived. The signs are everywhere. Cicadas no longer announce that the rain is coming. Swallows no longer fly in ...
 Intercontinental Cry3 weeks ago Extreme Climate Change Pictures 2016: Amid Hottest Year On Record, Famine, Drought Grips Africa, Central America, India  International Business Times2 months ago

An Indigenous Community's Battle To Save Their Home in the Amazon In Pictures

There are currently over 60 major hydroelectric dam projects in the Amazon. The third largest project is the Belo Monte on the Xingu River, Brazil, which has already displaced 20,000 indigenous and riverine people. Aaron Vincent Elkaim documents the ...
 Amazon Watch1 day ago An indigenous communitys battle to save their home in the Amazon ?? in pictures  EnvironmentGuru.com1 day ago

Belo Monte power line passes through Brazil's Amazon and Savannah

Brazil is building its longest power line using Chinese new technology(Image byRubens Crispim Jr) Two giant transmission lines transporting electricity from the Belo Monte hydroelectric project, innorthern Brazil,to a sub-station 2,100-kilometres ...
 China Dialogue2 days ago

Operation license for Amazon's Belo Monte mega-dam suspended

A Brazilian judge has suspended the operating license of the controversial Belo Monte dam in the Amazon because the Norte Energia consortium, the dam's builder and operator, failed to meet a key compensation commitment required by the federal ...
 Mongabay.com1 week ago Brazilian federal court suspends operating license for 11.2-GW Belo Monte hydropower plant  Penn Energy3 weeks ago Brazil judge suspends operating license for Belo Monte hydrodam  Reuters Africa3 weeks ago

Belo Monte dam compensation inadequate, say traditional fisherfolk

The Norte Energia Consortium — the group of companies that built the Belo Monte dam — signed an agreement with the Brazilian government in 2011 to pay US $1 billion to Altamira residents, including indigenous people, in compensation for the ...
 Mongabay.com2 weeks ago Promised US$1 billion in Belo Monte dam compensation largely unpaid?  Mongabay.com1 month ago

Brazil: Top Rousseff Rivals Linked to New Bribery Accusations

A protester holds a sign that reads "Out with Temer" in reference to Brazil's installed President Michel Temer during a protest in Rio de Janeiro, Sept. 4, 2016/Photo: Reuters September 6, 2016 Renan Calheiros and Romero Juca, both recorded ...
 Carib Flame2 weeks ago

Amazonia Live Reached More Than 90 Million People

RIO DE JANEIRO , Sept. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 90 million people were impacted by Amazonia Live show. This mesmerizing concert took place in the heart of Amazon rainforest, last August 27 th , in a floating stage with the same dimensions ...
 WorldNetDaily2 weeks ago
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