Hussh | Ecuador’s rejection of Amazon oil drilling sparks a new era for biodiversity and indigenous rights

Ecuador’s rejection of Amazon oil drilling sparks a new era for biodiversity and indigenous rights

In a resounding defiance of conventional priorities, Ecuadorians have delivered a potent message by rejecting oil drilling in the heart of the Amazon.  This groundbreaking decision carries profound implications, forcing the state oil company to halt operations in a region where endangered tribes reside and biodiversity flourishes. Amid the tabulation of ballots early Monday, a remarkable six out of ten …