Amazon deforestation - WWF-Brasil/Bruno Taitson

    Brazil’s Plan: Deforestation Zero by 2030

    Home to the vast Amazon, Brazil has reduced its deforestation rate by more than ...

    Isolated Awá women, who made contact in 2014 © Madalena Borges/CIMI-MA

    These Brazilian Indians Just Wish They Would Be Left Alone

    Two uncontacted Indians from the Amazon have completed an extraordinary journey back to their ...

    Munduruku kids swimming

    Brazilian Indians Avoid Amazon Dam, But There Are Other Threats

    As the Rio Olympics get underway, Brazil has blocked the construction of a controversial ...

    There are around 100 uncontacted tribes in the Amazon. © G. Miranda/FUNAI/Survival

    Brazil Scolds American Scientists for Calling for Forced Contact with Amazon Indians

    The Brazilian government’s Indigenous Affairs Department (FUNAI) has severely criticized the authors of a ...

    The Munduruku want to save the Tapajós river

    Brazil’s Munduruku Indians Start a Movement to Save an Amazon Tributary

    Greenpeace has joined forces with an Indigenous Amazonian community in an unofficial demarcation of ...

    Amazon tribe blockade railroad in protest against Brazilian mining giant

    Worried with Their Survival Brazilian Indians Blockade Railroad in the Amazon

    Members of Brazil’s Awá tribe have blockaded a railroad owned by Vale mining company ...

    The vitoria regia in the Brazilian Amazon

    World Decides to Halt All Deforestation by 2030. Brazil Refuses to Join In

    More than 30 countries set the first-ever deadline on Tuesday to end deforestation by ...

    Asurini man

    An Amazon Indian Portrait Wins Survival’s Photo Competition

    Survival International, the global movement for tribal peoples’ rights, announced the 12 winning entries ...

    Like all uncontacted tribal peoples, the Mashco-Piro face catastrophe unless their land is protected. © Jean-Paul Van Belle

    Missionaries Trying to Clothe Naked Amazon Indians Are Bringing Them Disease

    A highly vulnerable uncontacted tribe in the Amazon has been contacted by a missionary, ...

    Amazon river's dolphin

    Activists Urge Brazil to Stop Killing of Amazon Dolphins

    Activists from the Friends of the Manatee Association (Ampa) have placed a 12-meter-tall inflatable ...