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Museum of Tolerance hosts Amazon Rainforest curriculum workshop & River of Gold Screening

Museum of Tolerance hosts Amazon Rainforest curriculum workshop & River of Gold Screening

Amazon Aid Foundation and the Museum of Tolerance will host a special screening of documentary RIVER OF GOLD, a film by Amazon Aid Foundation, on Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 3:30 p.m. at the Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles, CA. Q&A with filmmaker Sarah DuPont...
Amazon Aid attends Vatican conference focusing on Pope Francis’ landmark environmental encyclical Praise Be

Amazon Aid attends Vatican conference focusing on Pope Francis’ landmark environmental encyclical Praise Be

“It grieves us to see the lands of indigenous peoples expropriated and their cultures trampled on by predatory schemes and by new forms of colonialism, fueled by the culture of waste and consumerism,” Pope Francis said last Friday. Friday’s conference was the latest...
Amazon Aid Invited to Climate Change Meetings with Pope’s Advisors at the Vatican

Amazon Aid Invited to Climate Change Meetings with Pope’s Advisors at the Vatican

In July, Sarah duPont of Amazon Aid Foundation will return to Rome by invitation to meet with some of Pope Francis’ advisors on climate change and environmental protection. This trip to the Vatican is a follow-up to a visit by Sarah duPont in January 2018, when...
Sarah duPont & Rossana Silva Repetto, Exec. Secretary of the Secretariat of the Minamata Convention meet at the UN in Geneva

Sarah duPont & Rossana Silva Repetto, Exec. Secretary of the Secretariat of the Minamata Convention meet at the UN in Geneva

While in Geneva in late May, representatives of AAF had the opportunity to meet with key team members of the UN working on ratification and implementation of the Minamata Convention, which seeks to reduce mercury pollution from the targeted activities responsible for...
World Premiere of River of Gold in German in Bern, Switzerland

World Premiere of River of Gold in German in Bern, Switzerland

MAY 28, 2018 – The world premiere of River of Gold in German/Deutsch took place a cinema in Bern, Switzerland. Post-screening, a prestigious and knowledgable panel discussed the film, engaged in spirited Q & A, and allies of Amazon Aid’s mission were there...