Activists needed to gather half a million signatures, but collected over 100,000 more to make sure the results wouldn’t be invalidated.
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.
March 19, 2014
The junction of the Amazon basin and the Andes created one of the most biodiverse places in the world, at risk of being destroyed by oil exploration.
February 19, 2014
As production declines at older wells, a new drilling push is moving the industry deeper into the forest and sensitive areas such as Yasuni National Park.