Waorani Court Victory

From Amazon Frontlines email  In a major victory for indigenous rights and our climate, the Waorani people just protected 500,000 acres of their rainforest from oil. This is one giant step forward for governments and court systems respecting indigenous peoples’ right to decide what happens to their lands. The Waorani’s struggle is proof that Free, Prior and Informed Consent is the key to saving the Amazon. Now it’s time to build momentum and scale this movement to support more indigenous communities and protect more lands. The Waorani victory would not have been possible… Read More

Waorani Resistance Immersion

Project by Brigid Mary Prain Come! Join us on the trip of a lifetime in the Ecuadorian Amazon. Be guided by Oswando Nenquimo, Waorani spokesperson for the Waorani Resistencia and budding lawyer for his culture and the rainforest. Support the Waorani in their self determination to live peacefully, free from the threat of big oil. Learn the intricacies of botany and biology in one of the most biodiverse places on Earth. Fly with the Cosmos in sacred ceremony held by the real custodians of this knowledge. Give back to life! A major percentage… Read More

Amazon Intention Earth Day 2019

Earth Day Intention: “Our Focused Heart Intention is that the Waorani people are proclaimed guardians of their ancestral grounds and mapped territory. The territory is recognised as giving life to Waorani and contributing significantly to our Global Ecology. The area is no longer called Oil Block 22 and oil exploration and drilling is forbidden. The court decision sets a precedence for all other Indigenous people of the Amazon.” We, as a collective and as individual seekers are increasing our awareness of the needs of the Indigenous people and the land they live… Read More