Given their vulnerability to the pandemic, the Yanomami and Ye’kwana demand the urgent removal of more than 20,000 gold miners from their territory. The campaign includes a film, monitoring of cases in the territory, and a petition
More than 20 thousand hectares were deforested in the Xingu river basin between March and April. Fires may intensify the overload on health systems in the region, already affected by the new coronavirus pandemic
Beds, respirators and medicines are insufficient to serve all the population of the largest municipality in Brazil, which includes indigenous and riverine people. There have been two deaths already and 180 confirmed cases of Covid-19
Coronavirus – and Bolsonaro government – threaten post-2020 international conservation agenda. Read the second text in the series Biodiversity – The countdown. Nine months from the 15th Conference to the Convention on Biodiversity (COP 15)
Data presented on Tuesday at a hearing in Geneva indicate that deforestation and invasions have skyrocketed in the last year in Amazon territories inhabited by these groups, the most vulnerable to disease and forest loss.
ISA’s special series analyzes “ Bolsonaro effect” on the increasing destruction of the largest rainforest on the planet. The second report explains the 61% increase in deforestation in Xingu’s Indigenous Lands.