World Rainforest Movement




WRM bulletins

Issue 171 – October 2011

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OUR VIEWPOINT

FOOD SOVEREIGNTY AND BIODIVERSITY

THREATS TO SOVEREIGNTY

BRIEF NEWS

  • Belo Monte dam site occupied!
    Belo Monte dam site occupied!

    On October 27, hundreds of indigenous men and women, fisherfolk and riverine community members occupied the construction site of one of the biggest hydroelectric dam projects in the world, the
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  • Survey on the WRM Bulletin
    Survey on the WRM Bulletin

    At WRM we have been publishing our monthly electronic bulletin since 1997. It is currently sent in four different languages to more than 15,000 subscribers. This month we have launched
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  • Montevideo Declaration: STOP the expansion of monoculture tree plantations!
    Montevideo Declaration: STOP the expansion of monoculture tree plantations!

    This past September 21, on the occasion of the International Day Against Monoculture Tree Plantations, representatives of social environmental organizations from Africa, Asia, Latin America and Europe gathered in Montevideo
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  • WRM is on Facebook
    WRM is on Facebook

    You can keep up with what’s happening at WRM on Facebook athttps://www.facebook.com/WorldRainforestMovement Among other things, check out the photos of the last WRM international meeting in Montevideo , including our
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