Angela Mendes, the daughter of Brazilian environmentalist Chico Mendes, reflects on his legacy and the actions being taken today to continue the work he started
The pandemic has been advancing at increased rates for more than a month; number of deaths has accelerated for four weeks
Racism and death at Carrefour are the tip of the iceberg involving multinationals
A victim of COVID-19, chief Aritana Yawalapiti, historical leader of the Xingu, died on August 5
Trade unions in Brazil have taken to the International Criminal Court to charge President Jair Bolsonaro with crimes against humanity over his mismanagement of the pandemic
Dom Pedro Casaldáliga Plá was renowned for his defense of the rights of indigenous people and the poor
Studying the cases of countries like Ukraine, Zambia, Myanmar, Papua New Guinea, Sri Lanka and Brazil, the Oakland Institute report debunks some of the myths on development and land use propagated by mainstream economics, and calls for the preservation of commons.
The country’s seventh largest city is facing an unprecedented health crisis with a lack of health and funeral services
Land invasions on indigenous reserves have increased by 150% since Bolsonaro’s election. At least 16 attacks on indigenous communities have been documented thus far, including four homicides, as well as instances of stoning, deforesting, and arson.