World Rainforest Movement

Brazil: Land for food production, not pulp for export

In the Brazilian state of Espirito Santo, the Landless Peasant Movement MST is occupying some 400 hectares of land appropriated by pulp and paper company Fibria (formerly Aracruz Celulose). 190 families have already established a camp and are preparing the land for the cultivation of food free of pesticides.

For more information, see
apropriada-indevidamente-pela-fibria-em-aracruz-es.html (available in Portuguese only)