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Pour eux, rien n'est impossible, ni absurde, ni immoral. For them, nothing is impossible, or absurd, or immoral. Among their most recent achievements is the fact of having succeeded in selling nature itself, through the so-called "environmental services". Stopper le mass acre! Greenpeace calls on EU to stop trade liberalization in the forestry sector at the forthcoming WTO Ministerial Conference, following the publication of an impact study commissioned by the Commission.
The Amazon was incarnated in Paris this week. The tropical forest, the Mecca of the world's biodiversity, has suddenly made a face, or rather four. Those of Indian tribal leaders, from Brazil to seek help against the deforestation and destruction of their environment. At the initiative of a young anthropologist, Barrucand Emilia, who works with them since and with Amnesty International, they are launching warning to Paris, Brussels and Geneva, they will participate next week at the meeting of working group of the United Nations on indigenous peoples.
The fashion for green energy in the more developed regions has a perverse effect: Reserves of Oran-utans of Borneo to the Amazon forest of Brazil, the open virgin forests to grow palm oil and soya that serve as fuel for vehicles and power plants in Europe and America North.
In addition, higher prices will probably accelerate this destruction. The preservation of forests should be central to the fight against global warming, and should encourage developing countries to protect their trees by financial incentives, suggested Wednesday tropical countries represented at the Montreal conference. It is also the habitat Huaorani indigenous people. Les Huaorani sont un peuple guerrier craint par les autres peuples amazoniens. The Huaorani are a warlike people feared other Amazonian peoples.
Thirteen years of change in trees and lianas in a Gabonese rainforest
They remained in relative isolation until the beginning of the last century. Great walkers and connoisseurs of their environment, they lived in harmony with the rainforest, focusing on hunting and shifting cultivation.
Thousands of people are displaced from their land expropriated and militarized in genocide without end. The oil is held in producing damage that are not outweighed by the benefits, without consulting the communities and with the connivance of governments at the time.
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Transnational corporations such as Shell, Repsol Maxus or ownership of the territories under the pretext of "public utility", they contaminate water supplies and watersheds, clearing the forest and produce destructive effects of future. When the "meat" is devastating the forests Until cattle per day slaughtered in cold stores in the south of the state, according to the newspaper Estado de Sao Paulo. In another region of Para, in Terra do Meio, located in south-west de l'Etat, Northern Brazil and the Amazon are currently experiencing exceptional drought. Several cities in the region have already declared a state of emergency and call for help to the federal government.
Du jamais vu depuis 40 ans. Not seen since 40 years. The most diverse ecosystem on the planet, the rainforest is the habitat of a population now estimated at 50 million people. Yet, millions of hectares of forest are destroyed every year.
Thus, people who live in these forests are forced to flee on abuse of their rights and their cultural survival is seriously threatened. Furthermore, deforestation may result in the disappearance of wildlife, some of which might better serve the human cause such as medicine, for example.
Cited by: Arts, Bas, Alexander Tsyplakov, Jean-Marc Roda, Cited by: Jean-Marc Roda, More information Research fields, statistics, top rankings, if available. This author has had 15 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided. NEP-ENV : Environmental Economics 11 You can help correct errors and omissions. For general information on how to correct material on RePEc, see these instructions.
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