Loggers cutting Amazon's giant trees

    The Revocation of Brazil’s Pro-Deforestation Decree Has No Teeth

    On August 23, 2017, Brazil’s president Michel Temer issued a decree revoking the RENCA ...

    A Brazilian Indian demonstrates in Brasília - Ueslei Marcelino/Reuters

    Brazilian Indians Losing the Few Rights They Conquered in the Last Few Years

    A ten-year anniversary of the United Nation’s landmark recognition of indigenous rights finds slow ...

    Baby monkey with Awá women - Photo by D Pugliese/Survival

    After Massacre Amazon Indians from Brazil Appeal to the World for Help

    Brazilian Indians have appealed for global assistance to prevent further killings after the reported ...

    Burnt communal houses of uncontacted Indians could be signs of a massacre - © FUNAI

    Goldminers in Brazil Massacre Over Ten Indians from an Uncontacted Tribe

    Public prosecutors in Brazil have opened an investigation after reports that illegal goldminers in ...

    Brazilian Indians from the Xingu Park, in the Amazon, celebrating the Kuarup festival

    Want Sustainable Development for the Amazon? Let the Indians Take Care of It

    The Brazilian government has earmarked a vast tract of Amazonian land for mining. The ...

    Front and back cover of "The Cantora" by Paulo Cohn

    The Cantora: A Historical Novel About Brazil in the Early 1500s

    The Cantora (The Native Singer of Colonial Brazil) is both a young adult and ...

    King Harald V of Norway with an indigenous group in Brazil. Photo courtesy of Rainforest Foundation Norway

    World’s Religious Leaders Get Together in Norway to Rescue the Rainforest

    Religious leaders from around the world are meeting for the first time with conservationists ...