In the line of fire: Indigenous brigades battling forest blazes in the Amazon
The photographer Victor Moriyama follows an Indigenous fire brigade as they try to fill the gap left by the Brazilian state in Rondônia, one of the most deforested regions of the AmazonPreserving the world's largest tropical forest poses an immense challenge for the governments of Latin America. This task is exacerbated by the inefficiency of public policies and the escalating land conflicts that plague various Brazilian biomes.In response to these threats, Indigenous peoples have taken matters into their own hands, rallying to oversee and protect their territories. Continue reading...
Celý článek: https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2023/sep/28/in-the-line-of-fire-indigenous-brigades-battling-forest-blazes-in-the-amazon
Zdroj: The Guardian