Waorani natives win case to stop oil extraction in the Amazon

Published on May 06, 2019
The Provincial Court of Pastaza made a historic ruling this last week calling a stop to all oil extraction tender processes for the sector known as Bloque Petrolero 22 (Oil Block 22), in that same province. The Waorani people from the Pastaza region were the plaintiff party with the assistance of the Ombudsman’s Office. The […]

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