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InSight Crime: Doubts Remain Over Venezuela’s Efforts to Stop Illegal Mining

CGTN America on Twitter: "See how illegal mining is affecting the Amazon rainforest in Venezuela."

All Party Parliamentary Group for Venezuela Hearing on Venezuelan Gold

For some Colombians, vows of mining reform are just a flash in the pan

Venezuela’s Yapacana National Park suffering increasing mining deforestation: report

How ‘blood gold’ damages the Amazon rainforest in Venezuela

Deforestation in Venezuela surges as gold miners ransack the Amazon

The gold-mining city that is destroying a sacred Venezuelan mountain

Au Venezuela, le mercure de l’activité minière empoisonne des communautés indiennes

Venezuela Joins the Great Climate Con

Stolen Amazon: The Roots of Environmental Crime in Five Countries

The Destruction of Venezuela’s Amazon Is Going Virtually Unnoticed

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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.