Decision determines that Funai must finalize all demarcation process within two years. The process has dragged on since 2007.
Instituto Socioambiental: Judge obligates government to delineate indigenous lands in Brazil
Amazonia Blog: Invadors are removed from Marãiwatsédé Indigenous Land
April 6, 2014
Operation by Federal Police, Federal Highway Police, National Indian Foundation and federal prosecutors removed the 70 people who illegally occupied indigenous land in the northwestern region of Mato Grosso.
Encouraged by Bolsonaro, mining requests on indigenous lands reach record numbers in 2020
November 13, 2020
Exclusive survey reveals 145 requests filed with the National Mining Agency as of November 3, the highest number in 24 years. A bill presented by President Bolsonaro would legalize activities currently prohibited by the Constitution. Image: operation against illegal mining in TI Kayapó, in 2017. Photo: Felipe Werneck/InfoAmazonia.
Anglo American, eyeing copper on protected indigenous land, failed to consult Amazonian community
April 15, 2021
British mining giant Anglo American made copper mining research applications on the Sawré Muybu Indigenous Territory, in the Brazilian Amazon, without consulting them.