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Shut Down the Gibraltar Gas Plant in U'Wa Territory SIGN PETITION
Environment  (tags: activism, indigneous rights, activism protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 2 days ago - amazonwatch.org
As a result deep frustration over years of failed dialogue with the Colombian government, the Indigenous Guard of Colombia's U'wa people are staging a nonviolent occupation of the Gilbraltar gas extraction plant located within their territory.
Stop China and Ecuador From Drilling the Amazon! SIGN PETITION
Environment  (tags: Amazon, indigneous rights, oil drilling, china, activism, Ecuador, environment, french, destruction, ecosystems, energy, protection, pollution, healthconditions, world, wildlife )

Cal
- 2 days ago - amazonwatch.org
Environmental activists are killed in increasing numbers globally. Please support these brave leaders today and call for Ecuador and China to stop their dangerous plans!
Proposed Amazon Dam Attracts Illegal Loggers, Threatens Local Farmers
Environment  (tags: indigneous rights, deforestation, greed, Amazon, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife, politics )

Cal
- 65 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Dam construction in remote parts of the Amazon is historically proceeded by increased lawlessness as illegal loggers and squatters flock to the project site to cut timber and make land grabs from longtime farmers and other settlers.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Dakota Access Pipeline
Environment  (tags: acitvism, energy, oil pipelines, indigneous rights, environment, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife, politics, pollution, protection )

Cal
- 78 days ago - change.org
The proposed Dakota Access Pipeline would transport 570,000 barrels of crude oil per day, across four states. Oil companies keep telling us that this is perfectly safe, but weâEUR(TM)ve learned that thatâEUR(TM)s a lie
Sanders Campaign Consults With Alaska Natives, Opposes Pebble Mine
Environment  (tags: indigneous rights, Bernie Sanders, Peddble Mine, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, pollution, protection )

Cal
- 89 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
The United Tribes of Bristol Bay were exuberant last week upon learning that Democratic Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders had registered his opposition to large-scale mining in the pristine wilderness.
PLEASE SIGN! Stop the Destruction of the Ekuri PeopleâEUR(TM)s Rainforest in Nigeria!
Environment  (tags: indigneous rights, rainforest destruction, world, wildlife, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, destruction, environment )

Cal
- 142 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Stop the Cross River State superhighway until a new route can be found that will safeguard the rainforests of the Ekuri people.
Siberia's Heavenly Lake and 'Small Peoples' of the High North at Risk From Oil Drilling
Environment  (tags: indigneous rights, environment, oil drilling, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife, pollution, politics, protection, energy, conservation )

Cal
- 145 days ago - theecologist.org
A vital nature preserve in western Siberia, and the indigenous peoples that inhabit it, are at risk from oil developmen
TAKE ACTION NOW! No Mines Near the Grand Canyon
Environment  (tags: indigneous rights, Grand Canyon, preservation, mining iterests, obama, politics, healthconditions, environment, ecosystems, conservation )

Cal
- 159 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Four years ago we got President Obama to temporarily halt new uranium mines above our canyon home. But now the industry is using every lever they can pull to get permission to dig on our ancestral land.
ARRESTING DEVELOPMENT: Not on This Land: A Western Tribe Takes a Stand and Says No to Big Coal
Environment  (tags: activism, arresting development, environment, indigneous rights, destruction, ecosystems, protection, nature, politics )

Cal
- 249 days ago - e360.yale.edu
The Northern Cheyenne are opposing a proposed railroad that would cut through their ancestral lands to haul Montana coal to the Pacific coast for export
Water First! Lakota Women and Ranchers Lead Charge to Close Toxic Uranium Mine
Environment  (tags: environment, water, activism, healthconditions, indigneous rights, ecosystems, habitat, healthconditions )

Cal
- 285 days ago - theecologist.org
The impending renewal of the license for a uranium mine in Nebraska has ignited a years long resistance among those - most of them women - for whom good health and safe, clean water in the Ogallala aquifer is as important as life itself
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the BC Government to Stop Ignoring the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
Environment  (tags: planned development, indigneous rights, Canada, First Nations, ecosystems, destruction, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, world, water, wildlife )

Cal
- 315 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
There is no dispute that construction of the dam, and the flooding of more than 80 kilometres of the Peace River Valley, will have a severe impact on the First Nations and Métis families and communities who depend on this unique ecosystem.
Indigenous Rama Among 15,000 Protesting Nicaragua Canal
Environment  (tags: activism, development, indigneous rights, environment, destruction, world, ecosystems, politics, green )

Cal
- 322 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
As the machinery moves forward and begins carving a trough bisecting Nicaragua for a controversial canal, the indigenous Rama have been joined in their opposition by legions of others against the project.
'We Want Our Land Back': Liberian Communities Speak Out About Big Palm Oil
Environment  (tags: palm oil, indigneous rights, land grabs, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation )

Cal
- 349 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Some communities are eager to participate Liberia's expanding palm oil industry, while others say their land was taken from them without their permission.
 

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