Bolivia Cancels Amazon Highway Plans - Breaking News Allvoices

News Stories Related To: Bolivia Cancels Amazon Highway Plans

La Paz : Bolivia | almost 3 years ago  
Bolivian President Evo Morales has cancelled the plan to build a highway through an Amazon ecological reserve, which many indigenous had opposed. On Friday, Morales announced that...
    • Clear
    • Share:
    • Share
    • Clear
    • Clear
    • Clear
    • Clear
     
  • Read full report
   Reach     Credibility Credibility of 5
Report Your News Got a similar story?
Add it to the network!

Or add related content to this report

Related news stories

  • Indian revolt targets Morales road project

      Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | almost 3 years ago
    Now, the Moxeno-Trinitario Indian and fellow protesters are threatening his plans to open up a region of the Amazon rain forest rich in energy, timber and other resources...Moyovire, 42, has been camped a few blocks from the government palace in La...
  • Bolivia scraps Amazon highway plans

      Australian Broadcasting Corporation | almost 3 years ago
    Mr Morales made the announcement just ahead of a meeting with representatives of some 2,000 Indigenous people who entered La Paz on Wednesday (local time) after a two-month march from their ancestral homeland in the Amazon lowlands to press Mr...
  • Bolivian president Evo Morales scraps plans for Amazon highway

      The Guardian | almost 3 years ago
    Evo Morales, second from the left, has lunch on Friday with leaders of the indigenous ethnic group that campaigned against the Amazon highway. Photograph: Jose Luis Quintana/Con/LatinContent/Getty Images Bolivia 's under-fire president, Evo Morales ,...
  • Bolivia's Morales abandons Amazon jungle highway

      San Diego Union-Tribune | almost 3 years ago
    Bolivia's President Evo Morales, second from the left, talks with indigenous leaders who are against the construction of a government planned highway during a meeting at the government palace in La Paz, Bolivia, Friday, Oct. 21, 2011. Associated...
  • Bolivia’s Morales bows to pressure, abandons jungle highway

      Washington Post | almost 3 years ago
    Text Size LA PAZ, Bolivia Bolivian President Evo Morales says he is abandoning plans to build a highway through a lowlands indigenous reserve after a clamor of opposition. Morales told reporters Friday after meeting with marchers that he will veto a...


Use of this site is governed by our Terms of Use Agreement and Privacy Policy.

© Allvoices, Inc. 2008-2014. All rights reserved. Powered by PulsePoint.