Voices from Brazil


Note of condolence and solidarity

VCA Brazil’s Alliance member organizations express their condolences and solidarity over the brutal murder of the indigenous activist Bruno Pereira and journalist Dom Philips whilst working in Vale do Javari, Amazonas, Brazil. to protect a threatened territory and to give visibility to the voices of indigenous peoples and traditional communities in the region.

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NOTA DE PESAR E SOLIDARIEDADE

As organizações que formam a Aliança do Programa Vozes pela Ação Climática Justa no Brasil manifestam pesar e dor frente ao assassinato brutal do indigenista Bruno Pereira e do jornalista Dom Philips, no Vale do Javari, Amazonas, enquanto trabalhavam para proteger um território ameaçado e visibilizar as vozes dos povos indígenas e comunidades tradicionais da região, somando-se às suas lutas.

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Journalist and environmental defender killed in Amazon

Our fear has come true: on June 15, the bodies of Brazilian researcher Bruno Araújo Pereira (41) and British journalist Dom Phillips (57) were found.

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Telma and her Indigenous community fighting for the Amazon

In Brazil, Telma heads the Union of Indigenous Women of the Brazilian Amazon (UMIAB), an organization that champions the rights of Indigenous women.

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Voices for Just Climate Action Brazil

Representatives of Amazon and Chaco populations explain why it is essential to listen to and consider local voices in decision-making processes and in the implementation of climate solutions in their territories.

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