Residents of communities rejected these claims stating that the project is not feasible because it would cause a major environmental and social damage in the area.
International Rivers: Siemens denounced for damming Latin America’s future
International activists intervened at shareholder meeting requesting that the company withdraw from its role in Brazil’s Belo Monte mega-dam.
Lives of no return: Stories behind the construction of the Belo Monte dam
Lawyer María José Veramendi Villa collected stories of people who have been negatively impacted by the construction of the Belo Monte Dam, which completed would displace 20 thousand people.