Protesting Belo Monte - Pretty Pack of Lies

Brazilian Court’s Latest Decision: Amazon’s Belo Monte Dam Is Off

In the latest chapter of a decades-long dramatic battle between environmentalists and the government ...

Minister Carlos Minc of Environment in Brazil

Despite Indians and Greens Opposition Brazil Goes Ahead with Amazon Dam

The Brazilian government has given the go-ahead to a controversial project to build a ...

Madeira River in the Brazilian Amazon

Brazil’s Pharaonic Project for the Amazon Threatens Humans and Nature

In recent weeks, the Brazilian government has turned to the difficult task of building ...

Brazil Rushes to Get Environmental Approval for Hydroelectric Plants

Following quickly on the heels of the announcement that the Brazilian government intends to ...

Movement of Those Displaced by Dams

Brazil: An Explosive Situation Against Dams

There has been ongoing controversy and violence since the beginning of the construction of ...

Defending Brazil’s 1 Million Dam Victims

Brazil’s Movement of Dam Victims (MAB), as the name itself expresses, is a social ...

CVRD and Alcan Accused of Violating Human Rights in Brazil

A Brazilian NGO (Non-Governmental Organisation) has denounced the construction cooperative of a hydro-electric basin ...