After repeated warnings YouTube and Facebook continue to approve blatant disinformation on their platforms ahead of tense Brazilian presidential run off
YouTube and Facebook are still allowing disinformation related to the Brazilian Presidential election to be published, despite repeated warnings
New investigation accuses central banks of financing deforestation
Three of the world’s largest central banks stand accused of investing in the destruction of climate-critical forests in Brazil, according to a new investigation published today.
Brazil’s biggest palm oil producers Agropalma and Brasil Biofuels accused of serious human rights violations against communities in the Pará region
We're calling on international companies that purchase palm oil from Agropalma and BBF to urgently prevent any further harms to members of the Pará community.
In run up to tense Brazilian Presidential vote, Facebook still failing to prevent spread of election disinformation
A month after Global Witness exposes failings, half of tested disinformation ads still being approved
Open letter to Meta, TikTok, Twitter, and YouTube concerning the upcoming Brazilian election
We’ve already seen evidence of people on social media attempting to discredit the electoral process, and threats of violence in this election cycle. It’s critical to the health of our democracy, our society, and our environment that social media companies act now
Facebook approves election disinformation ads ahead of tense Brazil election
We submitted ten Brazilian Portuguese-language ads that contained election disinformation, and 100% of them were accepted for publication by Facebook
Banks and financiers back beef giant JBS to the tune of almost $1bn despite links to widespread deforestation, land grabbing and slave labour in the Amazon, with tainted beef and leather entering British and European markets
Giant meat trader JBS is still sourcing cattle from ranchers responsible for widespread illegal rainforest destruction and human rights abuses in the Brazilian Amazon
Statement on Bruno Pereira and Dom Phillips
Bruno and Dom worked heroically to protect the Amazon region and its inhabitants and protect the lungs of our planet
New investigation reveals global commodity giants fuelling land conflict and human rights abuses through trade of Brazilian soy
Global commodity giants fuelling land conflict through trade of Brazilian soy
Majority of Bunge shareholders vote for measures on deforestation but green groups issue urgent call for action
Top institutional shareholders in Bunge Limited yesterday threw their weight behind a call for the company to do more to protect forests in the Brazilian Cerrado
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