Cinta Larga live a similar situation with the vast majority of farmers in the Amazon. They lack everything. But they live on the largest mine of the world’s diamonds.
Operation against illegal mining attacked camps near the nature reserves of Tambopata and Amarakaeri, in the Peruvian jungle.
Satellite images show evidence of a recent invasion of the Tambopata National Reserve by gold mining activities.
Map shows and confirms a high rate of deforestation by gold mining along the Alto Malinowski River, between September 2014 and November 2015, with loss of 392 hectares of forest.
Video shows how illegal mining is destroying the Peruvian Amazon, and arriving to protected areas that should be protective of the great forest.
TV show presents a report showing that the Communal Reserve El Sira, in Peru, now suffer all the consequences of the devastating illegal mining activity.
What it is behind the latest regional strike in the region of Madre de Dios, Peru, hit by illegal mining and oblivion.
The murder—which coincides with the expansion of illegal gold mining into the Tambopata National Reserve in the Madre de Dios region— could frighten other opponents of mining into silence.
Actualidad Ambiental obtained the prize for Best Journalistic Camera due to work done in the web documentary The Golden Routes, led by journalist and director Audrey Cordova.