BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil will cut back on efforts to fight environmental crimes during the coronavirus outbreak, an official at environmental agency Ibama told Reuters, despite concerns that reduced
BRASILIA (Reuters) - When Europeans first arrived in the Amazon rainforest, their smallpox decimated local tribes. Then rubber tappers, gold miners and settlers brought malaria, measles and influenza.
Fearing repeat of history, Indigenous groups in Ecuador rush back to their territories in an attempt to escape COVID-19. Quito, Ecuador - Nemonte Nenquimo, an Indigenous Waorani leader from Ecuador's rainforest,