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News Ecuador » Napo: When two worlds collide: Meet the Waorani tribe of the Ecuadorian Amazon

News channel or source: https://www.stuff.co.nz/travel/destinations/south-america/101512821/when-two-worlds-collide-meet-the-waorani-tribe-of-the-equadorian-amazon
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

I was there to spend time with the Waorani, one of Ecuador's indigenous tribes who today number no ... The Cononaco River - one of the feeders to the 1000-kilometre Rio Napo river - was low as the rains hadn't come. The upside was that the bird and animal ...

News Ecuador » Napo: 25 ODSS students, 4 teachers leaving Friday for Ecuador

News channel or source: http://citizen.on.ca/?p=11010
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

On day three, the group will take an eight-hour bus and canoe ride to the Amazon Basin and up the Napo River to Minga Lodge, home base for ME to WE in Ecuador. There, they will be directed to the community where they will complete the service aspect of ...

News Ecuador » Napo: Across Lake Malawi

News channel or source: https://www.canoekayak.com/news/expeditions/across-lake-malawi/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

And though I’ve solo-paddled long-distance expeditions in the past -- notably 1,000 km of the Napo River from Ecuador to Peru in 2015, followed by a motorized canoe traverse of the Amazon basin alone into Brazil (where the boat was taken by pirates ...

News Ecuador » Napo: Napo, Ecuador

News channel or source: https://weather.com/weather/today/l/Napo+Ecuador+ECXX4371:1:EC
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

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News Ecuador » Napo: Chinese-built hydropower will enable Ecuador to be clean energy supplier

News channel or source: http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2016-03/04/c_135156542.htm
Publication date: Friday 04 March 2016

The Ecuadoran Vice President, Jorge David Glas (C), poses with employees in one of the tunnels of the Coca Codo Sinclair hydroelectric project, in El Chaco, Napo province, Ecuador, April 7, 2015. (Xinhua/Str) QUITO, March 4 (Xinhua) -- Beset by power ...

News Ecuador » Napo: Race to save Ecuador's 'lungs of the world' park

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-16618300
Publication date: Friday 20 January 2012

The Yasuni National Park, known as "the lungs of the world" and one of the most bio-diverse places on ... In the early light of dawn, the Napo River, running swiftly from its headwaters in the high Andes, swirled powerfully past the bow of our motorised ...

News Ecuador » Napo: Ecuador Travel Advisory

News channel or source: https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories/ecuador-travel-advisory.html
Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

This region has a higher rate of ransom kidnappings than the rest of Ecuador. The U.S. government is unable to ... U.S. government personnel are permitted to travel to the northern bank of the Napo River in Sucumbíos, where tourist lodges are located ...

News Ecuador » Napo: Opinion: Why oil drilling in Ecuador is 'ticking time bomb' for planet

News channel or source: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/28/opinion/ecuador-rainforest-oil-exploration/
Publication date: hursday 27 February 2014

They will kill the water and poison the land." Environmental concerns The Napo region, including the Yasuni, is now one of the 14 major deforested areas in the world. Ecuador has the highest deforestation rate of any Latin American country, in part because ...

News Ecuador » Napo: Ecuador Energy Profile: Smallest Oil Producing Member Of OPEC – Analysis

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/18032015-ecuador-energy-profile-smallest-oil-producing-member-of-opec-analysis/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 March 2015

and changes to Ecuador’s legal framework continue a trend toward policies of resource nationalism. National oil companies (NOCs) Petroecuador, Petroamazonas, and Operaciones Rio Napo, a joint venture between Petroecuador and Petroleos de Venezuela ...

News Ecuador » Napo: Ecuador's bold idea now as endangered as Eden's wildlife

News channel or source: http://www.smh.com.au/environment/animals/ecuadors-bold-idea-now-as-endangered-as-edens-wildlife-20120914-25xrf.html
Publication date: Friday 14 September 2012

My father said there used to be a lot in the Napo River, but they have disappeared because of the gasoline from the oil companies and many boats,'' said Remi Grefa, a guide from the Kichwa indigenous group. Conservationists still hope Ecuador and Yasuni ...