Photo Journal – Munduruku under threat

NAME: MUNDURUKU PEOPLE

PHOTOGRAPHER: Fábio Nascimento

LOCATION: TAPAJÓS RIVER (BRASIL)

The Tapajós river basin is a sanctuary of biodiversity and one of the largest rivers of the Amazon rainforest, and now it is under threat. The Brazilian government is planning to build three dams, which would impact its unique and rich biodiversity and the homes of 14 thousand indigenous people of the Munduruku ethnics.