Amazon Defense Coalition: 60 Minutes To Air Segment On Chevron’s
MarketWatch (press release) – USA
Driving the 60 Minutes segment is the epic court battle in Ecuador between Chevron and the indigenous groups and farmer communities whose way of life has

Occidental Petroleum’s Toxic Legacy in the Peruvian Amazon To
PR Newswire (press release) – New York,NY,USA
to rectify the company’s legacy of harm in the Peruvian Amazon before more indigenous Achuar people fall victim to widespread oil contamination.

Talisman stock soars on strong quarter
Calgary Herald – AB, Canada
the Amazon rainforest without consent of the affected local indigenous peoples where Talisman holds about 32000 square kilometres of exploration rights.

Playing the Gringo Wild Card
In These Times – Chicago,IL,USA
Visiting resettlement “humanitarian zones” in Colombia—weaponless spaces now reclaimed by indigenous people who were previously chased away by violent

Talisman Energy Should Withdraw From Achuar Territory in the
PR Newswire (press release) – New York,NY,USA
to respect indigenous peoples’ rights to approve or deny any oil project on their territories. At the request of the Achuar authorities, Amazon Watch is

Global lesson: Visitor teaches River Oaks family about preserving
Dearborn Press and Guide – Dearborn,MI,USA
In a thick accent, he said he was not a teacher or an environmentalist, but an indigenous person who talks about the Amazon. “That’s my passion and my

San Francisco Bay Guardian

SFIFF 52 review: “Crude”
San Francisco Bay Guardian – San Francisco,CA,USA
By Natalie Gregory If you were unaware of the lawsuit between the indigenous Ecuadorian people and Chevron/Texaco, watching Joe Berlinger’s Crude will get

Contact with Amazon tribes inevitable, says Brazilian protection – UK
Photograph: Reuters The last isolated indigenous tribes, located deep in the Amazon rainforest, may need to be contacted for the first time to protect them
Climate Change: Indigenous Peoples Outraged
eGov monitor – London,UK
At a World Bank presentation at the global summit, Egberto Tabo, General Secretary of COICA, the Coordinating Body of Indigenous Organizations in the Amazon

South America trip an amazing adventure
Monroe News Star – Monroe,LA,USA
Our guide told us this small tribe, which is indigenous to South America, dates back 1000 years. Their strange living arrangements stems from the dread of

POLITICS-BOLIVIA: Unraveling the Conspiracy
Australia.TO – Sydney,NSW,Australia
of indigenous supporters of Morales were violently blocked by provincial authorities from entering the town of El Porvenir in the northern Amazon jungle

Peruvian Indigenous Peoples Mobilize Across the Amazon
Upside Down World – Hartwick,NY,USA
Coordinated by the National Organization of the Amazon Indigenous people of Peru (AIDESEP), as many as 1350 Indigenous communities are involved in what is

Amazon Indians rebel against dams
People & the Planet – London,UK
No prior consultation took place with indigenous peoples who depend on the fish and other resources of the Juruena basin for their survival.

BBC News

In search of forestry’s El Dorado
BBC News – UK
His El Dorado exists today as the vast Xingu Reserve, a land of forests quietly maintaining our resilience because the indigenous communities have

Vialuxe News

Audemars Piguet Funds Boat For Amazon Conservation
Vialuxe News – Sunnyvale,CA,USA
It will also facilitate communication between the widely dispersed indigenous peoples of the region who depend upon medicinal plants to support their way of

On The Ground In The Amazon, As A Local Tribe Goes To Battle
New Republic – Washington,DC,USA
“We will not allow any more concessions in the indigenous Amazon Territories ,” Alberto Pisango, president of National Organization of the Amazon Indigenous

Eco adventure in the Bolivian Amazon – New Zealand
But in Bolivia, chaos is never far away, as my wife and I found when a drunken riverboatman failed to pick us up after a morning trip with our indigenous


Perenco to invest $2 bln in Peru oil deal
through a blockade on a tributary of the Amazon river in Peru put in place to protest the alleged encroachment of oil companies on indigenous land.

Is Survivor’s Coach Ben Wade For Real? – Seattle,WA,USA
Coach asks Erinn to put a black raven’s feather in his hair to honor his indigenous people’s heritage. “Very proud of that part of the family,” he confides
Navigating the non-dairy ‘milk’ aisle 0
Grist Magazine – Seattle,WA,USA
biofuels) that vast chunks of the Amazon rainforest are being cut down to grow soy, thus wrecking habitats and indigenous people’s lives and so forth.

REFILE-Peru mulls new reserves to protect Amazon tribes
Reuters – USA
Advocacy groups have been pressuring Peru to balance indigenous and environmental rights demands with those of foreign investors as the country tries to
Attorney General of Ecuador Performs Work Agenda in Washington, DC
PR Newswire (press release) – New York,NY,USA
to link it to the trial initiated by the indigenous communities in the Ecuadorian Amazon against the company ChevronTexaco in the court of Lago Agrio .

Indigenous people serve as guardians of forest carbon, must be – USA
Egberto Tabo, General Coordinator of the Coordinating Body of Indigenous Organizations of the Amazon Basin (COICA), said that indigenous knowledge will

On a jungle trek
Daytona Beach News-Journal – Daytona Beach,FL,USA
while off in the distance, the indigenous people beat on their drums. There is no mistaking that you are in the Amazon rain forest.
Bonnie’s South America Travel Blog
About – News & Issues – New York,NY,USA
Peru’s Amazon basin covers almost half of Peru. Iquitos is a logical place to start your explorations of the northern reaches of the Amazon basin.