Already ten years of the murder of Sister Dorothy Stang. She was killed with six shots at close range, one in the head, without a chance of defense, in Anapu, west of Pará State, Brazil.
Deforestation in the Amazon: past, present and future
March 21, 2023
According to a new study from RAISG, in just five years, the Amazon could lose almost half of what it lost in the past two decades.
Deforestation grows in electoral years in Brazil and other tropical countries
January 24, 2022
An analysis of 55 countries between 2001 and 2018 reveals that Brazil is one of the tropical countries that lost the most forests in electoral years. Experts point out that political disputes are expected to increase deforestation in the Amazon in 2022.
Murder of Dorothy Stang, Amazon defender murder, celebrates 10 years
March 1, 2015
Social and environmental rights activist, Dorothy pushed for years the creation of an Amazon sustainable development model area. Died murdered with six shots.