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Native Brazilians to send protest against Belo Monte’s dam

Brazilian native leaders are going to deliver tomorrow to the President Dilma Rousseff a document with over 500.000 signatures against the construction of the hydroelectric dam of Belo Monte, in the Amazonia, reports Luana Lourenço, from Agência Brasil. “I came … Continue reading

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Brazilian environmental authorities OKs Belo Monte’s dam

The Brazilian Institute of the Environment and of the Renewable Natural Resources (Ibama) granted today (26) authorization for the beginning of the construction of the Belo Monte’s dam, in Rio Xingu, State of Pará, in the Amazon rainforest. The acting … Continue reading

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Bank of Brazil to put US$2,5 in Belo Monte’s dam

The Bank of Brazil should borrow R$ 5.5 billion (near to US$ 2,5 billion) to build the dam of Belo Monte, in the north, according to today highlights the newspaper Valor Economico. This would represent 30% of the cost of … Continue reading

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