World Rainforest Movement

Song from Mozambique: Plantations Are NOT Forests

Posted on Sep 8, 2021

We share this song, composed by the organizations Justicia Ambiental, Missão Tabita and AJOCME, from Mozambique.

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(Vídeo) Brasil: Denúncia de impactos da produção de celulose na região da Comunidade de Curvelândia (MA)

Posted on Aug 17, 2021

Only available in Portuguese.

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(Bahasa Indonesia) Video: Katakan TIDAK untuk kekerasan terhadap perempuan tinggal sekitar perkebunan kelapa sawit

Posted on Mar 6, 2021

Video tersebut merupakan produksi bersama dengan Alliance of grassroots groups (Aliansi kelompok akar rumput) dan para aktivis dari...

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Video: Violence and sexual abuse against women in oil palm plantations MUST END

Posted on Nov 24, 2020

The video “NO to violence against women and girls living in and around oil palm plantations” denounces the violence against women in West and Central Africa whose lands have been invaded by industrial oil palm plantations.

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(Video) Luchas contra los monocultivos de árboles en Latinoamérica

Posted on Sep 22, 2020

Conversatorio virtual realizado el 21 de Septiembre de 2020, en conmemoración del Día Internacional de Lucha contra los Monocultivos de Árboles. Organizado por la Red Latinoamericana contra los Monocultivos de Árboles (Recoma).

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Video|Rio Tinto’s biodiversity offset in Madagascar: Community suffering continues

Posted on Mar 23, 2020

The community of Antsotso produced this video showing the impact of a biodiversity offset project of the mining corporation Rio Tinto /QMM on their livelihoods and their subsistence food production.

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Impacts of monoculture tree plantations

Posted on Sep 27, 2019

Testimonies from the meeting “Threats and Impacts of Genetically Engineered Trees (GE-trees) Monoculture”, that took place in Porto Alegre, Brazil, in April 2019.

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What are GE-trees?

Posted on Sep 27, 2019

Anne Petermann, coordinator of the global Stop GE-Trees Campaign, explains what Genetically Engineered trees are, the risks, uncertainties and context.

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Plantations Are Not Forests – Testimonies from Acre, Brazil

Posted on Sep 27, 2019

Dercy Teles, from the rubber tapper movement, and Lindomar Padilha, from Conselho Indigenista Missionário (CIMI) – Acre, explain why monoculture tree plantations are not forests.

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Video: Testimonies of Resistance – 21 September

Posted on Sep 17, 2019

Three testimonies of resistance from Brasil, 2019.

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Song: Plantations are not Forests!

Posted on Sep 21, 2018

A song by By Ajele Sunday, Nigerian artist. His community suffer land grabbing from oil palm companies. Listen to the song.

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Global Campaign mobilized towards a UN Binding Treaty for Transnational Corporations on Human Rights

Posted on Oct 19, 2017

The need to confront the Architecture of Impunity Social organisations and movements, communities affected by the operations of...

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Brazil: Indigenous Peoples from Acre declare their rejection of REDD policies and their support to CIMI

Posted on Oct 3, 2017

Indigenous Peoples from Acre in Brazil declare their rejection of REDD policies and their support for the work carried out by the...

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Video: Ten Replies to Ten Lies about Tree Plantations

Posted on Sep 28, 2017

This new short video, made by Global Justice Ecology and Project and Stop Genetically Engineered Trees, summarizes the ten top lies of the...

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21 September | Videos: Plantations are not forests!!

Posted on Sep 10, 2017

WRM releases five short videos which shows why industrial tree plantations are not forests. The first one is about the impacts of...

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Green Deserts: Eucalyptus plantations, agrotoxins and water

Posted on Sep 7, 2017

More information >>> International Day of Struggle against Monoculture Tree Plantations...

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But, where is the water?

Posted on Mar 21, 2016

On the 21st of March, International Day of the Forests, the FAO has launched another nice video. This year the video is about forests and...

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This is not sustainable

Posted on Mar 20, 2015

This two-minutes video is a rebuttal of the one-minute video produced by FAO for International Day of Forests. The video aims to challenge...

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Collection of videos about the impacts of large scale industrial oil palm plantations

Posted on Sep 8, 2014

Continuing with the communications for September 21st, this time we would like to share with all of you a collection of videos that we have...

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Oil Palm in Africa. Voices from the communities

Posted on Sep 13, 2013

Industrial oil palm plantations are rapidly expanding, not only in Liberia. In many African countries expansion projects are happening and...

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Bajo Aguán, Cry for the Land

Posted on Jan 11, 2013

Lower Aguan river valley, the clamor for land from ALBASUD on Vimeo. Produced by Alba Sud and Rel-UITA, with the collaboration of the...

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Disputed Territory. The green economy versus community-based economies

Posted on Dec 11, 2012

  Produced by the World Rainforest Movement Interviews: Winnie Overbeek Camera and Edition: Flavio Pazos. A story of the peoples of...

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Forests. Much more than a lot of trees

Posted on Nov 29, 2011

Produced by the World Rainforest Movement Directed by Flavio Pazos The United Nations declared 2011 as the International Year of...

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Panalipdan ang kinabuhi

Posted on Sep 11, 2011

CEBUANO. Unsa ang kahulugan sa kalasangan ngadto sa katawhan? Kini nga kalasangan nagkahulugan og kinabuhi. apan unsa sa pikas bahin ang...

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Pertahankan kehidupan

Posted on Sep 11, 2011

MALAY. Apakah makna hutan bagi masyarakat tempatan? Hutan bermakna kehidupan Dan apa makna ladang...

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Short animation – Let’s define forests by their true meaning

Posted on Feb 16, 2011

Also available in: Afrikaans, Aymara, Catala, Chinese, Dutch, Finish, German, Bosnian, Italian, Maori, Mapuche, Maya Kaqchikel, Maya...

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Women and Climate Change

Posted on Dec 29, 2010

Produced by Gender CC, Women for Climate Justice , with the support of the WRM International Secretariat Directed by Flavio Pazos Voice:...

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Ninguem come eucalipto. Em Moçambique também não

Posted on Jan 11, 2010

Only available in Portuguese Produzido pelo Movimento Mundial pelas Florestas Tropicais Realizado por Flavio Pazos Voz: Manuela...

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Defend Life!

Posted on Sep 11, 2009

Animation about the differences to local people between a forest and a tree plantation. Produced by the World Rainforest Movement Created...

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Women raise their voices against tree plantations. Testimonies from Brazil, Nigeria and Papua New Guinea

Posted on Mar 11, 2009

By the World Rainforest Movement and Forest and Biodiversity Program of Friends of the Earth International Screenplay: Flavio...

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Mountains of Paper, Mounting Injustice

Posted on Dec 29, 2008

Since its invention paper has been a vehicle for education and an essential tool for communicating our thoughts, ideas, dreams and beliefs....

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