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Members of the community eat a meal together on a Saturday, the day when the...
A man weaving fronds from a palm tree. There are many kinds of palm trees. "We...
Two girls collecting flowers which to the Kichwa people of Sarayaku are the...
Children play in a canoe on the Rio Bobonaza. The river is the main link...
A member of the community uses a machette to clear vegetation from the school.
Jade Gualinga eats a water melon snack while sitting in a canoe on the Rio...
Sarayaku is governed by the traditional Kichwa authorities (Kurakas system).
A child chases a light aeroplane along a dirt runway that allows small planes...
Jade is preparing her books for school.
Walkanga bathing with her little brother in a small stream. The native...
Children playing the large square that the community is organised around and...
A girl crosses a gully using a length of wood.
Jade carrying a handful of fish caught that day in the Rio Bobonaza. Children...
The Gualinga girls cut the stinger off a scorpion and put it on a leash to...
A boy squats inside a building lit by candles and torchlight.
Maya plays in the water before washing clothes. There's no drinking water, no...
Jose and Sabina cut banana leaves in their family 'chacra' (farm). They will...
The indigenous Kichwa people of Sarayaku are located in the Amazon region of...
A young woman brushes her hair. Teenagers in the community often find...
All members of the family have their own task, children included. Maya and her...
Men drinking 'Chicha, ak'a in Quechua', an Andean drink found in Ecuador,...
Sabine Bouchat, who came from Belgium to live in the Sarayaku community when...
A man sleeping in a hammock. Typically, the living area is outside, around the...
A woman and children check a girl's scalp for headlice. Among the Sarayaku,...
A child plays with a balloon in a village clearing.
Sleeping in the forest remains a fairly commonplace activity for children who...
A man wades chest deep into the Rio Bobonaza in order to check fishing nets...
Children jumping into the Rio Bobonaza from the branches that overhang the...
A girl collecting flowers which to the Kichwa people of Sarayaku are the...
Antonio and Lucia are finishing their diner which has been cooked and served...
In the village a kindergarten and elementary school that integrates both...
Preparation of the traditional drink called 'Chicha', made with fermented...
A group set up a camp in the forest.Setting up a camp can take up to an hour,...
A man carries a load of palm leaves through the forest. The kichwa economy is...
The 'chacra', a farm, will last the time of a harvest, more or less two years.
Children look at the Rio Bobonaza from a bridge that is their route to school.
Walkanga playing with a mobile phone while lying beneath a mosquito net. The...
Walkanga and Jade are playing by the water. Children become familiar with...
A girl paddles in the Rio Bobonaza. The river is the main link between the...
A part of the forest canopy illuminated by a strong artificial light.
Children looking at a smartphone before they go to sleep.
A man hunting in the forest. Hunting is common: two species of wild boar...
A woman walking through the forest, a daily activity to set up camp for a...
Members of the community use their machettes to clear vegetation from the...
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Coelocanth (Latimeria chalumnae). Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago.
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Eskimo curlew (Numenius borealis). Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago.
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Left to right: Gray-breasted Wood-Wren(Henicorhina leucophrys), White-breasted...
In the centre of the city a group of indigenous people, the Embera Katio, have...
In the centre of the city a group of indigenous people, the Embera Katio, have...
Women walk through the legs of a huge cut out figure of movie star Dolph...
Wheat fields bordering a highway in the Yaqui Valley. The Yaqui Valley is a...
A queue of trucks waiting to deliver wheat for export to Ferropuerto de...
Workers from Ferropuerto de Sonora, a company dedicated to services for cargo...
A driver walks between a queue of trucks waiting to deliver wheat for export...
A Ferropuerto de Sonora worker, a company dedicated to services for cargo...
A village is surrounded but wheat fields in the Yaqui Valley. The Yaqui Valley...
A trailer enters the Productos Agricolas AOASS's installations, a...
A queue of trucks waiting to deliver wheat for export to Ferropuerto de...
Members of the Evangelical Association of the Israelite Mission of the New...
Riwu Jumi Kanamari, an indigenous Indian man, celebrates a Christian...
A cotton plantation in the Parecis plateau in northwest Mato Grosso. The...
Indigenous Manoki farmers observe the movement of tractors spreading lime used...
Mailon Araxi, a young indigenous Manoki, crosses the Cravari River beneath a...
Paulo Marcos Tupxi, an indigenous Manoki man, removes his beekeeper's suit...
A sign marking a plot of land in the Terra Prometida camp, an area of rural...
A shack built by a landless family on a plot of land in the Terra Prometida...
A sign marking a plot of land in the Terra Prometida camp, an area of rural...
A billboard erected on rural farmland by supporters of President Jair Bolsonaro.
Trees being burnt for land clearance in the Bom Futuro National Forest.
A sticker featuring President Jair Bolsonaro on the side of a shack in the Boa...
Jose Roberto de Jesus, leader of the Boa Esperanca encampment in Vila Rio...
Sem Terra collects water from a well in a house neighbouring their encampment...
A boy walks past shacks in the in Vila Rio Pardo encampment. The camp was set...
Landless Sebastiao Pereira (70) in his tent at a camp in Vila Rio Pardo. This...
Camp Boa Esperanca in Vila Rio Pardo, which was set up last year by families...
Trees being burnt for land clearance in the Bom Futuro National Forest.
Trees being burnt for land clearance in the Bom Futuro National Forest.
Dead trees in a pasture area in the municipality of Campo Novo.
The driver of a truck, seized carrying illegal timber, unloads the cargo at a...
Military policemen, patrolling the reserve, remove a sign erected by land...
Riot police walk down a dirt road inside the Bom Futuro National Forest to...
Inspectors from the Para State Secretariat for the Environment, with the...
A condom production line stopped at Natex factory.
A newly deforested area within the Chico Mendes Extractive Reserve.
Rubber tapper Rian Avevedo de Barros (18) extracts latex from a rubber tree in...
Rubber tapper Rian Avevedo de Barros (18) extracts latex from a rubber tree in...
Rubber tapper Rian Avevedo de Barros (18) extracts latex from a rubber tree in...
Children play beside a boat moored in the Dois Irmaos community on the banks...
A condom production line stopped at Natex factory.
Cattle grazing land used by Francisco Diogo da Silva, a former rubber tapper...
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