Communities asserts that the dam will threaten to disappear and require prior consultation before the project starts.
One of the most important tourist attractions in Bolivia is at risk. The reason? Stubbornness and avarice of the Bolivian Highway Administration.
Bala dam in the Bolivian Amazon threatens the Madidi National Park and Biosphere Reserve and Indigenous Territory Pilon Lajas. Hydropower is a priority for Evo Morales’ government.
The Chinese company SINOPEC is a state company specializing in oil issues, but it will build the bridge without the environmental license.
The Bolivian Highway Administration launched a new tender for the execution of a roadside work even vetoed by the IDB, which cuts the tourist town of Rurrenabaque in half.