10 demands from the Amazon

[Español, Português] There is a place where the rivers flow, where the Cure of the Earth lives; where the spiritual reserve of life, the medicines and the knowledge to live well are found; where the communities maintain hope, care and take care of us. That place is the Amazon. Source of life, the Amazon isSigue leyendo «10 demands from the Amazon»

Earth Assemblies

Proposal To respond to the capture of the climate negotiations and the worsening of the ecological crisis [Português, Español] While scientists[1] warn about the seriousness of the ecological crisis and the urgency of drastically reducing greenhouse gases, climate and biodiversity negotiations are moving slowly, and there is concern that the next climate change conferences, knownSigue leyendo «Earth Assemblies»

Panamazonian Declaration of Belém

The X Pan-Amazonian Social Forum (FOSPA), held in Belém do Pará (Brazil) from July 28-31, presented the Pan-Amazonian Declaration of Belém. This document expresses the problems facing the Amazon today and includes the main proposals for policies and actions needed to safeguard the Amazon and its human and non-human inhabitants. Read the Pan-Amazonian Declaration ofSigue leyendo «Panamazonian Declaration of Belém»

2nd Global Assembly for the Amazon «Heading to the X FOSPA»

Two weeks left for the 2nd Global Assembly for the Amazon «Heading to the X FOSPA» Complete the following form until July 21, 2022 to receive information and participate in person or virtually in the Second Global Assembly for the Amazon «Heading to the X FOSPA» to be held on July 28, 2022 in theSigue leyendo «2nd Global Assembly for the Amazon «Heading to the X FOSPA»»

Indigenous leader who defended the Amazon shot dead in Venezuela

[The Guardian / 01 july 2022] Virgilio Trujillo Arana, a 38-year-old indigenous Uwottuja man, was shot in the head three times in the city of Puerto Ayacucho Staff and agencies in Puerto Ordaz A Venezuelan indigenous leader who was an opponent of armed groups and illegal mining has been shot dead in the Amazonas state capital, a non-governmental organization andSigue leyendo «Indigenous leader who defended the Amazon shot dead in Venezuela»

END OF THE NATIONAL STRIKE IN ECUADOR

[COICA / 1 july 2022] Collective struggle is the way to achieve social justice After 18 days of mobilizations led by the indigenous movement, social organizations and unions in Ecuador, the National Strike ends. The social struggle began on June 13, 2022, in the face of the inaction of the government of Guillermo Lasso to provide effectiveSigue leyendo «END OF THE NATIONAL STRIKE IN ECUADOR»

2nd Global Assembly for the Amazon «Heading to the X FOSPA»

One month left for the 2nd Global Assembly for the Amazon «Heading to the X FOSPA» Complete the following form until July 21, 2022 to receive information and participate in person or virtually in the Second Global Assembly for the Amazon «Heading to the X FOSPA» to be held on July 28, 2022 in theSigue leyendo «2nd Global Assembly for the Amazon «Heading to the X FOSPA»»

Bolivia issues the Charter of Trinidad with 10 points referring to the defense of collective rights and the Amazon

[FOSPA / 06 jun 2022] Trinidad, Beni, June 4, 2022.- The more than 160 representatives of the indigenous, peasant and civil society organizations of the North and South Amazon, the Chiquitanía and the Chaco of Bolivia who participated in the Pre Social Forum Pan-Amazonian, they issued the Charter of Trinidad, with 10 points that ratify theSigue leyendo «Bolivia issues the Charter of Trinidad with 10 points referring to the defense of collective rights and the Amazon»