We post articles, documentaries, documents, videos and websites that we consider of interest regarding Southern Venezuela.

Amazon gold rush: Brazil grapples with illegal mining in the rainforest

Deadly Gold: Organised Crime, Ecocide and Corruption

Illegal Mining in Venezuela is Exacerbating Violence, Ecocide, and Global Corruption. The International Community Must Act.

Coronavirus Spreads Deep Into the Amazon, Imperiling an Ancient Tribe

Ascent to the Roraima tepuy

Orinoco Mining Arc, Environmental Disaster

Tracing Tainted Gold

BBC ALBA: Illegal Mining Threatens Venezuelan World Heritage Site and Indigenous Pemon People

The toxic metal in the shadow of the gold industry

Charles Brewer Cave | Macizo de Chimantá, Bolivar, Venezuela

THE MADURO REGIME’S ILLICIT ACTIVITIES: A Threat to Democracy in Venezuela and Security in Latin America By Douglas Farah

Canaima: A Paradise Poisoned by Gold

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Our position on
the Orinoco Mining Arc

Arco Minero del Orinoco

The purpose of SOSOrinoco is to shed light on the existing body of work regarding the situation in the Amazonia and Orinoquia regions of Venezuela, to raise awareness of the tragedy that is occurring and to outline some urgent measures that need to be taken in order to halt the unfolding human and environmental disaster.