the Brazilian federal government signed a decree that abolishes the RENCA – the Portuguese acronym for the National Reserve of Copper and Associates

  • The Amazon that is being given away

    The Amazon region comprehends a unique cultural and ecological heritage and the effects of mining can reach far beyond the already gigantic 47,000 square kilometers delivered over to private enterprise. On Wednesday, August 23, 2017, the Brazilian federal government signed a decree that abolishes the RENCA – the Portuguese...