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Amazon Under Attack

It has been one hell of a summer. The Asháninka have been under attack. Assassinations, Loggers, Land grabs, Narcos, Cocaine…

Amazon Under Attack
It's Our Birthday

Six years ago, Cool Earth began working with one rainforest village in Brazil. With your support we are now working…

It’s Our Birthday
Brazilian Indian genocide confirmed

A long “lost” report confirms horrific atrocities against Brazilian Indians. A shocking report – the Figueiredo Report – commissioned by…

Brazilian Indian genocide confirmed
Poisoned Amazon: Nothing Safe to Drink

The Amazon has more water than any other river in the world. Along its 4,049 mile length, 500 tributaries feed…

Poisoned Amazon: Nothing Safe to Drink
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Indonesian palm oil giants look to degraded land swaps to assist rainforest conservation Already the biggest palm oil producers on…

Expansion for palm oil
Amazon Gas Sparks Protests

A project which threatens the lives of uncontacted Indians in a reserve set aside for them in the Amazon is…

Amazon Gas Sparks Protests
New porcupine discovered

A new species of tree dwelling porcupine discovered in Brazil The Brazilian rainforests reveals yet another fascinating new species despite…

New porcupine discovered
Glaciers melting 20 years early

Glacial melt in the tropical Andes has already peaked and is in decline. According to a recent study, water supplied…

Glaciers melting 20 years early
Amazon Murders

25 years after Chico Mendes was killed, eco-murders are rife in the Amazon The murder of Chico Mendes in the…

Amazon Murders
Logging and healthcare

Research with communities around a protected area of rainforest in Borneo suggests a link between inadequate healthcare and the need…

Logging and healthcare
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