Protestors will gather outside the Brazilian Embassy in London to call for an end to the genocidal attacks being waged against Brazil’s indigenous peoples. Supporters of Amazon Rebellion, Brazil Matters, CAFOD, Greenpeace, Parents for Future and Survival International will protest to #StopBrazilsGenocide as part of the “Struggle for Life” (“Luta pela Vida”) global action led by the Association of Indigenous Peoples of Brazil (APIB). [Read more…] about Protest against genocidal attack on indigenous peoples
Indigenous peoples are key to preserving the world’s forests, and conservation reserves that exclude them suffer as a result, according to a new study from the World Bank.
Its analysis shows how deforestation plummets to its lowest levels when indigenous peoples continue living in protected areas, and are not forced out. [Read more…] about The key to conservation lies with indigenous peoples