Caught in the middle of the jungle. Young captured in the form of ‘debt’ are forced to serve sexually to miners in ‘La Pampa’, in Madre de Dios. To leave this place they must raise money working in bars as escorts.
New hotspot of deforestation along the Southern Interoceanic Road, Peru
New map shows deforestation in the northeastern part of the region of Madre de Dios, in Peru, along the Interoceanic Road.
Company signs contract for ‘sustainable exploitation’ in the Amazon
By the end of 2013, nearly 1.5 million hectares are in the bidding process and contracts for timber exploitation in the Amazon.