Article by Mie Hoejris Dahl, Mongabay I May 24, 2023
Article by Jose Guarnizo, Mongabay I May 12, 2023
Report by C4ADS
Report by InSight Crime | February 17, 2023
Article by Luke Taylor, The Guardian I September 30, 2022
Article by Jeanfreddy Gutiérrez Torres, Mongabay I August 31, 2022
Article by Tamara Taraciuk Broner, Americas Quarterly I August 25, 2022
Investigation by InsightCrime | November 17, 2021
Report by the OECD I September 8, 2021
Outdated and destructive mining techniques in Las Claritas Mines and illegal mining is spreading uncontrolled, devastating the environment along the way and increasing malaria to epidemic numbers, toward World Heritage Site Canaima National Park and Imataca National Park
Read the report on the resurgence of malaria and the report on the resurgence of vaccine-preventable diseases in Venezuela (measles and diphtheria), affecting the indigenous people in a disproportionate way.
It has become increasingly evident that the struggle between the Pemon people and the Maduro regime during the month of February 2019 in Santa Elena de Uairén and the Venezuelan-Brazilian border was not really about stopping humanitarian aid from entering Venezuela, but rather an excuse for the regime’s (carried out by the US and Canada sanctioned Chavista governor of Bolivar State, Justo Noguera Pietri) latest power grab to control the Pemon ancestral lands, the real objective being the illegal gold mines in that region.