In 2013, the deforestation of the Amazon rainforest increased again, breaking the downward trend started in 2004.
Paumari people exceeds expectations in fisheries managed after 5 years of work for conservation.
Despite gaining more and more fans, the palm culture may not represent the promising future dreamed of by farmers
With funds from the National Program for Strengthening Family Agriculture, planting of palm grows in Para. Benefits to farmers, however, are questionable.
The couple of extractivists José Cláudio Ribeiro da Silva and Maria do Espírito Santo da Silva was ambushed on a road and executed with headshots in Nova Ipixuna, in the east of Pará State. Until today, the people pointed by crime remain unpunished.
Rondônia was the state with the most deaths in rural areas. According entity abuses are related to “development model in place”
While new developments are deployed by big companies, family farmers which are the basis of the process coexist with a very heavy journeys and few guarantees.
Company is involved in various environmental and social offenses such as use of irregular management plans and illegal exploitation of timber on indigenous lands.