December 16, 2013
The largest infrastructure project in Brazil has generated a lot of controversy for its impact on the environment and indigenous peoples.
March 24, 2014
One hundred fishermen affected by the construction of the hydroelectric Belo Monte in the heart of the Brazilian Amazon blocked a stretch of the Trans-Amazon highway on Tuesday.
November 26, 2013
Workers ask for salary increase of 11% and other benefits. Union estimates that 27,000 workers are on strike.