Official plans of extraction of natural resources put in conflict Ecuador’s president and indigenous leaders of this Andean country.
BBC: The struggle for oil in the Amazon
‘Defending the jungle is defending community life,‘ says leader from Ecuadorian Amazon
October 22, 2020
Rosa Aranda faces two miseries. One in her own body: she was infected by Covid-19. The other is the historical pollution generated by the oil industry, which threatens the territory in which she lives, Piwiri, in the Ecuadorian Amazon forest.
Sierra del Divisor, an Amazonian paradise with many threats
December 5, 2012
Fourth Power TV program aired a story on the Sierra Divisor Reserved Zone, a lush paradise mountains in the Amazon of Ucayali.
Atlas Amazon Under Pressure: 240 000 km2 deforested in 10 years
December 6, 2012
Study presents an overview of the Amazon on 6 major threats: mining, oil, roads, deforestation, fire and hydroelectric.