Q&A Vandria Borari

In June 2019, Vandria Borari visited the Netherlands following an invitation from Tim Boekhout van Solinge. Vandria is from the Borari indigenous people living in the Brazilian Amazon and she is the first indigenous lawyer from her region. In this interview, she will tell about her life in Brazil, the impact of the European Culture, the work of Forest Forces and what we, Europeans, can do to help improve the lives of indigenous people.

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Deforestation Crimes and Conflicts in the Amazon

Article in Critical Criminology

An article written by Tim Boekhout van Solinge, explaining deforestation of the Brazilian Amazon. The article looks at the harm inflicted on indigenous populations, future generations and animal and plant species. Since the main cause of deforestation is expanding agriculture for export, western societies could be held responsible for it. 

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