Opponents of Ecuador Oil Plan Advance Toward Referendum

Coalition Trying to Stop Development of Oil Fields, Some Inside Unesco-Recognized Park from: Wall Street Journal By MERCEDES ALVARO QUITO, Ecuador—A coalition of citizen groups and nongovernment organizations opposed to the Continue Reading →

Ecuador’s government shuts down indigenous rights organization over oil battle

Jeremy Hance mongabay.com December 10, 2013 Last Wednesday, the government of Ecuador shutdown the indigenous rights NGO, Fundación Pachamama, in Quito over the group’s opposition to oil drilling in indigenous areas. Continue Reading →