1. Skip to content
  2. Skip to main menu
  3. Skip to more DW sites

Amazon protests

Zoe Sullivan September 29, 2016

While the Brazilian government praises hydropower as a motor for economic development, local people fear environmental and social impacts. A new dam project on the Tapajos river was recently stopped, people there are preparing to cope with future projects. (Report: Zoe Sullivan) Reporting for this story was supported by the environmental news site Mongabay.com