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Avaaz - Stop Belo Monte!

A campaign to stop the construction of the Belo Monte mega-dam in the Amazon, which would displace indigenous people, threaten the ecosystem and flood thousands of acres of the rainforest. (Sign the petition to stop the Belo Monte dam in the Amazon!
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Sentence rejects request for revocation of the licence of Belo Monte ...

1/22/2013 11:58 -updated 1/22/2013 11:58 Sentence rejects request for revocation of the licence of Belo Monte Federal judge considered arguments of MPF inconsistent and “fragile”. The Federal Court of appeal in Brasilia ...
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Before and after: the site of Brazil's Belo Monte dam -- New ...

Before and after: the site of Brazil's Belo Monte dam -- New ... | SAVE AMAZON - ITALIA | Scoop.it
Phil Clarke-Hill explains why locals have spent the last 20 years fighting the construction of the world's third largest hydroelectric project.
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Amazon Watch - Belo Monte Facts

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The Brazilian government has mounted a powerful campaign to tell its citizens and the world that building the Belo Monte mega-dam is needed to fuel the country's economic growth. Its flimsy logic is based on a series of myths, outlined here.
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AMAZON WATCH » The Belo Monte Hydroelectric Dam Project

AMAZON WATCH » The Belo Monte Hydroelectric Dam Project | SAVE AMAZON - ITALIA | Scoop.it
Environmentalists, indigenous groups, rocks stars and Hollywood heavy-hitters have had it in for the Belo Monte hydroelectric dam project since Brazil's military dictatorship schemed up the idea some 30 years ago.
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Demonstrators Urge for Solidarity Against the Belo Monte Damn ...

Demonstrators Urge for Solidarity Against the Belo Monte Damn ... | SAVE AMAZON - ITALIA | Scoop.it
DECEMBER 2012, In front of the Brazilian Consulate in San Francisco, CA, Demonstrators from AmazonWatch urge for Solidarity against the Belo Monte Dam. The Belo Monte Dam will be the world's third-largest hydroelectric ...
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Belo Monte Justice Now! Legal Campaign | International Rivers

Belo Monte Justice Now! Legal Campaign | International Rivers | SAVE AMAZON - ITALIA | Scoop.it
The Brazilian Judiciary's handling of serious irregularities in the licensing process for the Belo Monte hydroelectric dam on the Amazon's Xingu River has been roundly questioned by Brazilian and international civil society as ...
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Deforestation 'on the rise again in Amazon' - Independent Online

Deforestation 'on the rise again in Amazon' - Independent Online | SAVE AMAZON - ITALIA | Scoop.it
Independent Online Deforestation 'on the rise again in Amazon' Independent Online REUTERS. An aerial photograph shows the construction site of the Belo Monte hydroelectric dam at Pimental, near Altamira in Para State, November 15, 2012.
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Belo Monte, Announcement of a War |

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This is a must-see video about the catastrophe that is the Belo Monte dam. The social-environmental costs of the project are still being ignored, with blatant disrespect for human rights. Those who will suffer the worst will be ...
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the occupation of the belo monte dam - NOOR

the occupation of the belo monte dam. Posted by NOOR on 08 02 2013 News, Tearsheets, Yuri Kozyrev. The occupation of the Belo Monte dam, by Yuri Kozyrev in GEO France's February issue. This reportage is part of the NOOR-Nikon group ...
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In Brazil's Amazon, progress collides with the past - Toronto Star

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Toronto Star In Brazil's Amazon, progress collides with the past Toronto Star His small home sits at the foot of the Belo Monte dam site, where a consortium is building the third-largest dam in the world, almost 6.5 kilometres across the Xingu...
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Belo Monte update~ « Indigenous Brazil~

Belo Monte works arrive at the end of the year with concessionnaire guarantees, schedule 12/29/2012-05:06 pm Economy Peter Peduzzi The Agency's reporter Brazil Brasilia-the example of previous years, the Belo Monte ...
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Belo Monte construction halts after protestors torch buildings at three ...

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By Agence France-Presse. Work on Brazil's controversial $13 billion Belo Monte mega-dam ground to a halt Monday after protesters torched buildings at three dam construction sites over the weekend, the developer said.
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Local Alliance Renews Occupation of Belo Monte ... - Amazon Watch

Local Alliance Renews Occupation of Belo Monte ... - Amazon Watch | SAVE AMAZON - ITALIA | Scoop.it
Altamira, Brazil – Yesterday some 120 indigenous demonstrators from the Xipaia, Kuruaia, Parakanã, Arara, Juruna and Assurini peoples united with a group of fishermen who have maintained a steadfast 24-day occupation ...
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