World Amazon Assembly on the Climate Crisis

On November 9th, the Global Assembly on the Amazon and Climate Crisis was held in parallel to the COP 26, with the participation of 107 people (in person) and 319 (virtually) in the city of Glasgow, Scotland. The Assembly was divided into three parts: 1) Who we are and the road travelled, 2) The threeSigue leyendo «World Amazon Assembly on the Climate Crisis»

Meeting of Knowledge: The Three Demands of the Nine Amazon Countries

Representatives of the peoples of the Amazon Forest, in concert with other segments of South American societies, gathered at the Meeting of Knowledge in Belém, capital of the state of Pará, in Brazil, between 20 and 23 October 2021. Enriched with contributions from the World Assembly on the Amazon and the Climate Crisis, the signatoriesSigue leyendo «Meeting of Knowledge: The Three Demands of the Nine Amazon Countries»

 Self-call to the World Assembly on the Amazon and the Climate Crisis

There is no solution to the climate crisis without the Amazon. The Amazon is on the verge of collapse due to the predatory activities of agro-livestock corporations, monocultures, the planting of genetically modified seeds, agrofuels, legal and illegal mining, the extraction and spillage of hydrocarbons, biopiracy, hydroelectric mega-projects, mega-infrastructure, drug trafficking and organized crime. TheSigue leyendo » Self-call to the World Assembly on the Amazon and the Climate Crisis»

Life Plan to stop the escalation of pandemics that push the Amazon and the world towards collapse

The Amazon, a source of life, is today threatened with death. The Amazon, with its 8 million km2, is the heart of the planet and there, we live; more than 400 indigenous peoples and 3 million Amazonians, in the depth of the rainforest and the greatest biological diversity on Earth, surrounded by impressive reservoirs ofSigue leyendo «Life Plan to stop the escalation of pandemics that push the Amazon and the world towards collapse»

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»

Adhesiones

443 organizaciones adhieren a la Autoconvocatoria a la Primera Asamblea Mundial por la Amazonía Coordinadora de las Organizaciones Indígenas de la Cuenca Amazónica COICA Red Eclesial Panamazónica REPAM Foro Social Panamazónico FOSPA Bolivia 21 de septiembre Bolivia Alimentos en Resistencia Bolivia Bolivia Asamblea por los bosques y la vida Bolivia Bolivia Asociación de mujeres “DomitilaSigue leyendo «Adhesiones»

Self-call to the First Global Assembly for the Amazon

Against ethnocide, ecocide and extractivism in the Amazon which is aggravated by the COVID-19 pandemic The Amazon is being flooded with death in its communities, villages, towns and cities. The COVID-19 is raging with the so-called «forest peoples» who are suffering from centuries of indifference, neglect, exploitation, extractivism, racism and ethnocide. This region, which isSigue leyendo «Self-call to the First Global Assembly for the Amazon»

What are we looking for?

Form an alliance for the Amazon, a sort of platform of platforms where different networks, organizations, initiatives and campaigns converge, dialogue and coordinate. The Assembly does not seek to replace, standardize or centralize the different articulations, but rather to support and strengthen the different initiatives and generate new ones. To build a process, and thereforeSigue leyendo «What are we looking for?»