ICTMN Staff
6/23/11
In a disturbing post to National Geographic News Watch , Cristina Goettsch Mittermeier lays out the likely effects of the Belo Monte dam on the indigenous people who live on the ri...
ICTMN Staff
4/3/11
With oil exploration still a major issue within the Ecuadorian Amazon rainforest, and the recent rulings against Texaco, many are left wondering what the environmental impact could...
Rick Kearns
4/4/11
Former President Bill Clinton has added his voice to the growing chorus of celebrities and indigenous people in Brazil who oppose the construction of the massive Belo Monte hydroel...
ICTMN Staff
2/27/11
Up to 10,000 miners are working illegally in a 60-square-mile area in Guacamayo to extract gold from the Peruvian Amazon region known as Madre de Dios, and it is ruining the once p...
ICTMN Staff
2/13/11
Ecuador's oil-laden waters after the Chevron-Texaco waste dump (Photo courtesy of Rainforest Action Network/Flickr) Chevron dumped more than 16 billion gallons of oil and toxic was...
ICTMN Staff
12/27/10
Amazon Natives of the Achuar tribe together with Amazon Watch and EarthRights International have managed a significant victory in their long battle to get oil companies such as Cal...
ICTMN Staff
12/3/10
In 1956, when Steve Saint was 5 years old, his Christian-missionary father Nate Saint was stabbed to death by the Waoroni Indians at the edge of the Amazon in Ecuador...

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