In Rio +20, Dilma Roussef said that the environment is not an ornament, but part of a vision for development and social inclusion.
November 9, 2012
Brazilian prosecutors warned today at a meeting in Quito of the environmental and social damage in his opinion carries the current “boom” of hydroelectric projects throughout the Amazon basin, including controversial Belo Monte Dam.
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.