Nearly 200 indigenous people, farmers and fishermen occupy the Pimental area. The Belo Monte construction consortium hasn’t spoken up yet.
October 26, 2012
In Rio +20, Dilma Roussef said that the environment is not an ornament, but part of a vision for development and social inclusion.
October 22, 2012
Brazil’s plans to build 30 dams in the Amazon basin could end any attempt made by the country to protect the forest, said Philip Fearnside, from Inpa.
September 14, 2012
With favorable opinion of Funai, Norte Energia consortium begins work of provisional dams will divert the course of the Xingu River.