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A Lifetime of Injustice

The Xingu River Alive Forever Movement ( Movimento Xingu Vivo para Sempre) , which represents communities affected by the Belo Monte Dam, with support from International Rivers and Amazon Watch, has compiled the most comprehensive history of the ... International Rivers Network, 1 week ago

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Water & Waste - Brazil - Brazil authorities define water storage, flow standards at Belo Monte

Brazil's national water agency has defined flow standards for the Xingu river reservoir in Belo Monte of Pará state with the passage of resolution 911. Standards stipulate that water levels at the reservoir should be 97m with a volume of 2,510hm3. ...
 Business News Americas1 week ago Brazilian court suspends licenses for Belo Sun mine in Brazil!  Council of Canadians3 weeks ago Suspension of mining project in Brazil's Pará state highlights project delay risks in indigenous-inhabited locations  Jane's3 weeks ago Brazil: Canadian gold mine loses license  World War 4 Report3 weeks ago

Rainforest tribes seek World Cup spotlight

Chief Raoni Metuktire, head of the Kayapòindigenous group from the Xingu region, deep in the Amazon rainforest, sits in a packed lecture hall in London. With his jutting lip plate and large feather headdress, the elderly, gently-spoken tribal ...
 Eco-Business1 month ago World Cup Over Indigenous Rights?  Amazon Watch1 month ago Amazon tribe challenges England World Cup squad to football game  Blue & Green Tomorrow1 month ago Giving Amazon rainforest back to Awa tribe  Financial Daily1 month ago
Mining Weekly

UPDATE 1-Brazil court revokes license for Canadian gold mine in Amazon

A federal court has revoked the environmental license for a large gold mine planned by Belo Sun Mining Corp on the Xingu River in the Amazon, ruling that the company had failed to assess the impact on local indigenous communities. (Adds company ...
 Reuters3 weeks ago Brazil court revokes license for Canadian gold mine in Amazon.  TB Petroleum3 weeks ago Judge Revokes Mining License in Brazilian Amazon  Amazon Watch3 weeks ago Brazilian court cancels Belo Sun's gold mining licence in Amazon  Mining Technology3 weeks ago

EMB-121 Xingu reaches milestone of 30 years of operations with the French Air Force

- Embraer Defense & Security this month celebrates the historic milestone of 30 years' operations of the EMB-121A Xingu with the French Air Force (Armée de l'Air) and French Navy (Marine Nationale). The Xingu, operated by the French Ecole de ...
 Noodls2 days ago EMBRAER : EMB-121 Xingu reaches milestone of 30 years of operations with the French Air Force  4 Traders6 days ago

Tensions Rise on the Tapajos River

Peaceful Mundurukú gathering met with brutality May 19, 2014 | Christian Poirier "For us everything is sacred: The river, earth, wind, fire, and the forest...when the government says it will do something on our land, it hurts our heart ...
 Amazon Watch2 months ago
Finance 24


BRASILIA, July 19 (NNN-MERCOPRESS) -- China expanded its trade partnership with Brazil with 7.5 billion dollars in financing for Brazilian miner Vale, the purchase of 60 passenger jets from plane-maker Embraer and renewed commitment to invest in ...
 NAM News Network4 days ago China deepens ties to Brazil, plans to build railways  China Mining2 days ago UPDATE 1-China deepens ties to Brazil, plans to build railways  CNBC5 days ago | China deepens ties to Brazil  Finance 245 days ago

China, Brazil close plane, finance, infrastructure deals

China and Brazil sealed their expanding commercial partnership on Thursday with a $5 billion credit line for Brazilian miner Vale and the purchase of 60 passenger jets from Brazilian planemaker Embraer. In a raft of energy, finance and industry ...
 Reuters6 days ago Infrastructure - Brazil - Brazil to launch US$50bn infrastructure tenders  Business News Americas1 month ago

A Lifetime of Injustice: 30 Years in the History of the Belo Monte Dam

Altamira, Brazil Today's groundbreaking, comprehensive publication chronicles the complex history of the world's most controversial hydropower project, the Belo Monte Dam . Compiled by Brazil's Xingu Alive Forever Movement ( Movimento Xingu Vivo ...
 Amazon Watch5 days ago
Renewable Energy Magazine

Brazilian court rejects call to shut down Belo Monte hydro development

At 11.2 GW, the $11 billion project is designed to become the third largest hydroelectric facility in the world. According to the website of project developer Norte Energia, 70 percent of the energy from dam complex will go to the captive market ...
 Renewable Energy Magazine6 days ago Hydropower supplies more than three-quarters of Brazil's electric power.  TB Petroleum1 month ago 『 Hydropower supplies more than 75% of Brazil's electric power 』  ECF1 month ago Hydropower poses grid challenge for Brazil  Responding to Climate Change1 month ago
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