Amazon Tribe Wins Landmark Lawsuit To Protect Their Land From Oil Companies

Last month, the Ecuadorian indigenous community of Waorani won a landmark lawsuit against three government bodies for putting their territory up for sale in an international oil auction. The ruling indicates that the government took advantage of the Waorani people and used legal loopholes to sell land that belonged to the tribe. The unprecedented ruling … Continue reading Amazon Tribe Wins Landmark Lawsuit To Protect Their Land From Oil Companies