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Brazilian Bishop Has Novel Ideal For Handling Growing Priest Shortage
The Belo Monte Dam: An Environmental Crime
Founder and Chair, Bianca Jagger Human Rights Foundation
Three thousand kilometres north of the Rio +20 summit, and unbeknownst to most of its participants, the Brazilian government is carrying out an objectionable project: a series of dams in the heart of the Amazon rainforest.
The Battle for the Xingu in Brazil (Video)
Activist and filmmaker
In every corner of the world today, we see unfathomably huge hydroelectric dams being built in places that destroy entire ecosystems and indigenous livelihoods, and now Brazil has joined in with what would be the world's third largest.
James Cameron in the Amazon: Avatar Meets Real Life
Senior Advisor, International Rivers
It is not International Rivers or Amazon Watch which have just denounced large dams as "an ecological disaster." It is the director of the Avatar movie, James Cameron himself.
Discovery Of 'El Dorado' Proves Bolivia's Amazon Is Inhabitable
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