Home Tags Dam burst

Tag: dam burst

By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – A Brazilian federal judge has temporarily suspended criminal charges against twenty-two people accused of homicide related to the 2015 Mariana Dam burst, including executives from Samarco, Vale and BHP Billinton....
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL- On the eve of the one-year anniversary of one of the greatest environmental disasters in Brazil’s history, the United Nations’ OHCHR (Office of the High Commissioner on Human Rights) urges the...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Brazil’s federal prosecutors’ office filed criminal charges on Thursday, October 20th, against twenty-two individuals and four companies in connection with the November 2015 collapse of the Samarco dam in Mariana,...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Rescuers are still digging through the mud around the Samarco plant in Minas Gerais, Brazil, trying to find the bodies of nineteen people missing a week after two dams burst...
- Advertisement -

STAY CONNECTED

25,783FansLike
5,322FollowersFollow
5,369FollowersFollow

LATEST NEWS

WEATHER

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
broken clouds
28.2 ° C
29 °
27 °
83 %
5.7kmh
75 %
Mon
34 °
Tue
35 °
Wed
35 °
Thu
33 °
Fri
24 °

CURRENCY

BRL - Brazilian Real
USD
3.2078
GBP
4.4488
EUR
3.9312
CAD
2.5785
AUD
2.5691