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5.2 million hectares of land in Papua New Guinea has been handed over to loggers. In 1996 the government developed…

The illegal land grab in Papua New Guinea
Belo Monte Protest

Three engineers working on the construction of the Belo Monte dam are being held hostage by indigenous tribes.

Three engineers held hostage over Belo Monte dam
Forest Peoples Programme Criticises World Bank

A new report accuses the World Bank’s forest climate fund of sidelining indigenous peoples’ rights and failing to protect forests…

Forest Peoples Programme Criticises World Bank
Rainforest in Guyana

Indigenous dwellers in the rainforests of Guyana have accused the country’s leaders of failing to take into account their rights.

Guyana people accuse government over rainforest
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