Carta Mocoa

[Versiones en español, portugûes, français e english] La carta de Mocoa, documento que recoge las reflexiones y apuestas por la defensa y cuidado de la Amazonía que hemos venido tejiendo, mambeando y construyendo colectivamente con comunidades, pueblos, procesos sociales y organizaciones de los 9 países de la Cuenca Amazónica, en este andar colectivo desde TarapotoSigue leyendo «Carta Mocoa»

Amazon deforestation and EU-Mercosur deal

Report published by the European Parliament Think Tank After coming to a political agreement on the trade pillar of the three-pronged EU-Mercosur association agreement in June 2019, the EU and the four founding members of Mercosur (Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay) reached agreement on the political dialogue and cooperation parts in July 2020. However, asSigue leyendo «Amazon deforestation and EU-Mercosur deal»

Call to the «CreAcción Amazónica» Virtual Caravan against the climate crisis

[Español – Português] The Amazon rainforest, as the heart of the planet, radiates energy and creativity to face the collapse of the climate. The Amazon is not only air, water, biodiversity, but also synthesizes the memory of those who came before us and hope for a life in harmony with ourselves, with all human beingsSigue leyendo «Call to the «CreAcción Amazónica» Virtual Caravan against the climate crisis»

Veredicto final del caso: Chiquitanía, Chaco y Amazonía vs. Estado Plurinacional de Bolivia/Chiquitanía, Chaco and Amazonía v. The Plurinational State of Bolivia Final Verdict

En el caso Chiquitania, Chaco y Amazonia vs. Estado Plurinacional de Bolivia, el Tribunal Internacional por los Derechos de la Naturaleza, en virtud de la audiencia llevada a cabo los días 17 y 18 de agosto de 2020 , dicta el siguiente veredicto: CHIQUITANÍA, CHACO AND AMAZONÍA V. THE PLURINATIONAL STATE OF BOLIVIA FINAL VERDICTSigue leyendo «Veredicto final del caso: Chiquitanía, Chaco y Amazonía vs. Estado Plurinacional de Bolivia/Chiquitanía, Chaco and Amazonía v. The Plurinational State of Bolivia Final Verdict»

The International Rights of Nature Tribunal resolves that the 2019 fires were an Ecocide caused by State policy and agribusiness

The International Rights of Nature Tribunal (IRNT), during the reading of the verdict for the Case «Chiquitanía, Chaco and Amazonia vs. Plurinational State of Bolivia,» declared that the 2019 fires were an “ecocide caused by State policy and agribusiness,” and demanded the repeal of the designated «incendiary regulations» to prevent these events from ever beingSigue leyendo «The International Rights of Nature Tribunal resolves that the 2019 fires were an Ecocide caused by State policy and agribusiness»

Get Amazonized against Burning and Extractivism!

August opens with the day of the Pachamama, the Mother Earth. We celebrate, in resistance and alliance, while the mother forest, the mountains and the fields are being consumed in the noise of the fire, which slowly devours the body of the trees, animals and communities. Hundreds of lives are falling in the face ofSigue leyendo «Get Amazonized against Burning and Extractivism!»

Global Campaign against COVID-19 impacts on indigenous, afro-descendants and Amazonian peoples

Aggressions from States and extractivisms 1. The COVID-19 situation in the Amazon: an ethnocide Map of COVID-19 confirmed cases in the Pan Amazon on July 17, 2020: total confirmed cases in the Amazon 609,121. Total deceased 17,869. COVID-19 is a pandemic, it is endemic and it generates a structural crisis never seen before. This isSigue leyendo «Global Campaign against COVID-19 impacts on indigenous, afro-descendants and Amazonian peoples»

Cries from the Amazon for life

Self-convened in view of the Amazon and its peoples’ destruction, which will produce a global catastrophe due to the deep interdependence of everything that exists. With the support of 540 Amazonian groups, and the initial support of more than 3,098 citizens, we call for global mobilization for the Amazon, with the following goals: Stop theSigue leyendo «Cries from the Amazon for life»

Declaration of the First Global Assembly for the Amazon

Something new is rising. Can you hear it? We hear it well, in the middle of the cries of the Amazon. The struggle of the Amazonian people rises, attacked in their territories, memories and cultures. The deafening cry of the jungle grows, knocked down, burned, plundered by rapist extractivism, which only obeys power and greed.Sigue leyendo «Declaration of the First Global Assembly for the Amazon»

Etnocidio Amazónico por Covid-19 / Ethnocide Amazon por Covid-19 / Amazon Ethnocide by Covid-19

Etnocidio Amazónico por Covid-19 Webinario Primera Asamblea Mundial por la Amazonía Expositores: COICA / REPAM / CEJIS (Bolivia) / Organización Panamericana de la Salud OPS (invitado) / ONU, Relator Pueblos Indígenas (invitado) / Transnational Institute. Jueves 16: 2:00pm (Ecuador, Colombia, Perú); 3:00pm (Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Guayana y Venezuela); y 4:00pm (Brasil-Sao Paolo, Guayana Francesa ySigue leyendo «Etnocidio Amazónico por Covid-19 / Ethnocide Amazon por Covid-19 / Amazon Ethnocide by Covid-19»