Letter from Ecuador - where defending nature and community is a crime

Zorrilla, Carlos

Publisher:  The Ecologist
Date Written:  25/03/2015
Year Published:  2015  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX17385

Ecuador's president attacked eco-defender Carlos Zorrilla in TV broadcasts for resisting a new copper mine in an area of pristine forest, and opposing the advance of oil exploration into the Amazon. Zorilla seeks international support for him and his battle for land.