Cultivation of açaí in Pará, Brazil - ASCOM/ EMATER

    Indians, Satellites, Helicopters, Machine Guns: All Is Fair in the War to Defend the Amazon

    When George Porto joined Brazil’s environment agency 13 years ago, the country didn’t have ...

    Brazilian Indians - Marcello Casal Jr/ABr

    Brazilian Indians on an European Tour to Denounce Human Rights Abuses

    A group of Indigenous leaders from Brazil began, this Monday, a three-week tour of ...

    Guarani mother - Carla Antonini

    Brazil Indians Dying from Extreme Poverty and for Lack of Food, Water

    Brazil’s National Food Security and Nutrition (CONSEA) submitted recommendations to several federal and state ...

    Fires are destroying pre-Amazon forest and threatening to wipe out uncontacted Indians © INPE

    Uncontacted Indians Lives Threatened by Amazon Fires in Brazil

    Forest fires are raging in an indigenous territory on the edge of the Brazilian ...

    Indians fishing in the Amazon

    Brazil Scraps a Dam in the Amazon. There Are Dozens of Others in the Works Though

    After the environmental permitting for the São Luiz do Tapajós, Pará, hydropower dam project ...

    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 ...

    Attacks against Guarani communities have increased in frequency

    Brazil Ranchers Kill and Wound Indians to Terrorize Them and Take Their Land

    A group of gunmen has attacked a tribal community in southern Brazil, killing one ...

    The Guarani Kaiowá face brutal violence and the theft of their ancestral land, and suffer from the highest suicide rate in the world.
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    A Campaign to Save Brazilian Indians from Genocide

    Survival International, a human rights organization that fights for tribal peoples, has launched a ...