5 Rainforest-Friendly New Years Resolutions

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Thinking about big changes for 2017? Why not make New Years resolutions that are good for you and the planet with these 5 … Read More

Fiji Becomes First Country to Ratify Paris Agreement

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Fiji has become the first country in the world to formally approve the historic UN climate deal agreed by 195 … Read More

What are UNFCCC and COP21?

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The United Nations will hold the 21st session of the Conference of the Parties to the 1992 United Nations Framework Convention … Read More

Amazon Aid en TV Perú

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TV Perú invitó a la Amazon Aid Foundation para discutir nuestro documental Amazon Gold (Oro Amazónico) la noche antes de su … Read More

Peru, Colombia and Ecuador coordinate efforts to halt illegal mining

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Last month the Humala administration’s firm deadline for all miners to formalize their operations took effect on April 19. Government … Read More

Canopy Holds Secret to Amazon Evolution

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The Western Amazon is arguably the most world’s biodiverse region and now scientists have found that not only is the … Read More

Earthquakes Turn Water Into Gold

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Earthquakes may have a slow Midas touch according to a new study. Pressure changes in the Earth’s crust cause precious … Read More

Amazon Inhales More Carbon Than It Emits

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A new NASA-led study seven years in the making has confirmed that the natural processes of the Amazon remove more … Read More

Illegal Mining Controls 20 Percent of Peru’s Gold

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More illegally mined gold comes from Peru than any other country in the world, amounting to billions of dollars worth … Read More

Climate Change Threatens Andean Cloud Forests

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Can one of the most biodiverse ecosystems in the world survive the looming threat of climate change?

High Mercury Levels Affect Indigenous Populations

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Living in the Amazon’s Madre de Dios region of Peru has its perks when it comes to natural resources, but the introduction of mercury into this fragile ecosystem has transformed these natural resources into a major threat to indigenous people’s health.

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