Brazil: Video Statement on Protecting Forests, Stopping Dams and Plantations

Brazil: Video Statement on Protecting Forests, Stopping Dams and Plantations

Conned and tricked into a situation that threatens their survival, Pirakuma Yawalapiti speaks out on behalf of his people of the Alto Xingu region in Brazil. Their situation has been brought about by the U.N.s  “Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation” (REDD) which pays poor countries that are victims of the polluting industries of wealthy countries, but can that money but back the damage that has already been done or offset the con behind carbon credits while wealthy countries continue churning out pollutants, illegal logging, and plundering for natural resources.

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