Open Letter: Under Bolsonaro, Democracy, Forests and their Peoples Face Enormous Risk

Over 70 Environmental and civil society organisations have penned an open letter criticising far-right president Bolsonaro for his attacks on, and attempts to control, NGO’s in Brazil. You can read the letter in full below.

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Brazil, Bolsonaro & Coronavirus Catastrophe

From the raging amazon fires to the ideologically driven mismanagement of the pandemic. the situation in Brazil is critical. Brazil is the third worst hit country in the world hit by the coronavirus, but this only adds to a plethora of problems caused by Bolsonaro and the far-right’s destructive agenda for the country, writes BSI Coordinator, Patrick Foley.

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Indigenous emergency: the Articulation of the Indigenous Peoples of Brazil (APIB) raise awareness about the genocide of indigenous peoples in Brazil.

To build national and international solidarity to the consequences of the spread of COVID-19 among Brazilian indigenous peoples, the Articulation of Indigenous Peoples of Brazil (APIB) will host the live “Maracá – Emergência Indígena” on Sunday August 9th .

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