#Amazon rainforest

  • Article: These Kids Won a Court Case Forcing Colombia to Protect the Amazon
    Environment

    These Kids Won a Court Case Forcing Colombia to Protect the Amazon

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 6, 2018

    It sets a precedent that could lead to similar victories around the world. Read more

  • Article: Indigenous People Just Won a Major Battle Against Mining Companies in Ecuador
    Environment

    Indigenous People Just Won a Major Battle Against Mining Companies in Ecuador

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 22, 2017

    There’s still a lot of work to do. Read more

  • Article: Britain and Germany Just Gave £117 Million To Fight Deforestation and Climate Change in the Amazon
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    Britain and Germany Just Gave £117 Million To Fight Deforestation and Climate Change in the Amazon

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 14, 2017

    Brazil announced the funding in at COP23 in Bonn. Read more

  • Article: Brazil Federal Court Blocks President’s Effort to Open Amazon to Gold Mining
    Environment

    Brazil Federal Court Blocks President’s Effort to Open Amazon to Gold Mining

    By Colleen Curry|Aug. 30, 2017

    The world's biggest rainforest lives to see another day. Read more

  • Article: Brazil Is Rolling Back 20 Years Worth of Environmental Protection Policies
    Environment

    Brazil Is Rolling Back 20 Years Worth of Environmental Protection Policies

    May 16, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Brazil is backsliding on its commitments to protect the Amazon rainforest and indigenous people. Read more