9.26.2011 SALSA Statements on the Belo Monte Dam Project

beloMonte9.26.2011 SALSA Statements on the Belo Monte Dam Project

We believe that this project will have disastrous social, cultural, ecological, economical and political effects on indigenous and other peoples living living on the Xingu river.

2011 letter of protest against the Belo Monte dam in Brazil, sent to President Dilma Rousseff, September 26 [English translation]

2011 carta de protesto contra a barragem de Belo Monte, enviada à Presidente Dilma Rousseff, 26 de setembro [original]

2011 carta de protesta contra la represa de Belo Monte, enviada a la Presidente Dilma Rousseff, 26 de septiembre [traducción Español]

2010 Statement supporting the position of ABA (Asociação Brasileira de Antropologia) [Portuguese, English, Spanish]

For more information on the Belo Monte controversy:  Instituto Socio-Ambiental, International Rivers