The Amazon rainforest is facing its greatest threat yet. This vast haven for biodiversity and carbon storage, homeland to hundreds of Indigenous peoples, is being decimated as loggers, ranchers, and land-grabbers linked to big business move in to exploit the territory. Fires and deforestation have spiked under far-right Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, whose government has actively undermined environmental and Indigenous rights protections.
By Schneider Electric’s Secure Power Division - Canada
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