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latin america Archive

  • The Water Grab That Powers Predatory Development


    Development that depends on “water grabbing” threatens Latin America’s ability to conserve wetland-based communities and ecosystems. Alejandro Camargo, Published in Contested Natures, 12/4/2014 Latin America stands out as one of the regions where the deterioration of water resources is more dramatic than in other parts of the world. According to a […]

  • The Crisis of Small-Scale Fishing in Latin America


    By Alejandro Camargo Fishing is a risky activity per se. Hurricanes, storms, and rough waters are a constant hazard for thousands of men and women whose livelihoods depend on the water. Yet political and economic forces on different levels currently present a more dramatic and far-reaching threat to small-scale fishing in […]