News from the Amazon
Pan-Amazonian Indigenous Organisations debate environment and ancestral wisdom
Event takes place in Manaus, Amazonas state, up until this Thursday (Aug. 18)
Partnership with private sector reinforces copaiba oil production chain in the South of Amazonas state
July marks the beginning of a promising partnership in the municipality of Apuí, 408 kilometres ...
The Amazon Online: Web 2.0 links Peruvian producers with international markets
• Sustainable timber producers close deals with Mexico, China, the USA and Europe thanks to social ...
Hydropower in the Amazon: Indigenous peoples and specialists from South America seek sustainable solutions
• WWF Peru urges the design of an energy strategy which takes advantage of more diverse sources, ...
Sweet news for environment as sustainable sugar comes to market
A mill in Sao Paulo, Brazil has become the first to have its sugar cane production certified under ...
Brazilians reject axing of forest protections
Nearly 80 percent of Brazilians want President Dilma Rousseff to veto proposed changes to the ...
IHA World Congress: a biome scale vision is key to foster a greener energy model in the Amazon, WWF says
• Science based approach, critical to guide the necessary commitments for vital Amazon Rivers to be ...
Murders in the Amazon to be added to hundreds of unsolved crimes
As deforestation escalates in the Amazon, so is murder - with five rural workers killed in the last ...
WWF welcomes new alternative to dams conflict
WWF has welcomed a new tool that will take much of the guesswork out of where – and where not – to ...
No amnesty on illegal Amazon deforestation, declares Brazil president
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has used a key diplomatic event to re-emphasise that there ...