Next year the Belo Monte dam will flood vast swathes of Amazon rainforest. Indian tribes living on the river have lost their fight to halt the project – now they await the floods that threaten their entire way of life.
New international forest conservation programme will help stem forest loss in this area of the central Peruvian Amazon while increasing indigenous families’ income.
Pressure from Perupetro halts plan for a reserve for indigenous people living between the Napo and Tigre rivers.
Results of monitoring confirm contamination in drinking water sources.