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Story Publication logo April 19, 2021

Glimpses of the Amazon (Spanish)

The Jirijirimo waterfall, on the Yaigojé river, in the Brazilian state of Amazonas.

The FLARES FROM THE AMAZON project seeks to warn of the increased dangers of deforestation and...

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This documentary series from democraciaAbierta highlights voices of resistance from Indigenous communities fighting to survive in the time of a pandemic in the Colombian, Brazilian, and Ecuadorean Amazon. In the middle of all of this, communities also must fight to defend their land due to pressures caused by extractivist activity and the spread of violence under cover of the public health crisis.

To view the full site in Spanish, including a documentary preview, interactive map, and list of short documentaries created as part of this project, please visit the democraciaAbierta website.