There are about tribes living in Brazil today, totaling around , people, or 0. Nearly all of this reserved land
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Stuckert arrived earlier this month in the far western Amazonian state of Acre as part of a yearlong project to photograph indigenous tribes across Brazil. Unlike other regions of the Brazilian Amazon, the state of Acre enforces strict vigilance over its forests and indigenous inhabitants. Both "The Matis" and "The Hunting Camp" documentary films are unique in that they reenact the traditional lifestyle of uncontacted tribes living in voluntary isolation, with all the participants being traditionally dressed or you might say, undressed, as the Matis traditionally wore no clothing whatsoever. The dam complexes will provide cheap energy to mining companies, who are poised to carry out large scale mining on indigenous lands if Congress passes a draft bill that is being pushed hard by the mining lobby. Damiana Cavanha is leading her Guarani community in its campaign for its ancestral land to be returned.
Survival was first founded in in response to reports of the genocide of Brazilian Indians, and has continued to work in Brazil ever since. Twenty-two years of military dictatorship ended in , and a new constitution was drawn up.