Grupo André Maggi
Member of UN Global Compact
Author: Simón Farabundo Ríos, NACLA
At the recent World Social Forum held in Brazil, a group of 27 organizations issued a manifesto opposing the local government's construction of the Madeira Dam Complex in the Amazon… The environmental impact of the project would extend over nearly a...
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- Related companies: GDF Suez (now Engie) Grupo André Maggi Odebrecht
Author: Survival International
As Brazil celebrates its national ‘Day of the Indian’ on 19 April, a new wave of dam building in the Brazilian Amazon is threatening the lives of remote Indian tribes. Six tribes, including the isolated Enawene Nawe, face the prospect of up to 11 dams...
- Related companies: Grupo André Maggi
Author: Greenpeace France
L'agence de l'environnement brésilienne (IBAMA) a ordonné la fermeture du terminal fluvial du géant du soja américain Cargill... le temps de mener une étude d'impact environnemental...aboutissement d'une longue procédure judiciaire...La production de...
Since...2003, nearly 70,000km2 of the Amazon rainforest has been destroyed....In 2004–05 around 1.2 million hectares of soya...was planted in the...rainforest. It is well documented that slave labour is used to clear forest for agriculture....Up to 75%...