Audrey Cordova Rampant

Photojournalist - Filmmaker
   
La carretera que corta el corazón de la Amazonía
Location: Lima, Perú
Biography: Born in France in 1989. French and peruvian heart. Photojournalist, filmmaker and digital storytelling producer. Covers environment issues, corruption, human rights.
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La carretera que corta el corazón de la Amazonía
Credits: audrey cordova rampant
Updated: 03/02/20

The highway tearing through the heart of the Amazon, 2016 

"The highway tearing through the heart of the Amazon" is a project about the impact of a road in the buffer zone of Amarakaeri Reserve in Madre de Dios region, Peru. The report focus on people, Machiguengas and Harakmbut indigenous communities who lives all around the reserve. This project also focus on logging, gold mining, gasoline trafficking in the area and the absence of Peruvian state in order to control all these illegal activities. 

These photos have been published in 2016, in the long form report from OjoPúblico. In 2017, the team who lead the investigation and travelled to the Peruvian amazon won the Journalistic Excellence Award from the Inter-American Press Society (IAPA) in Category Journalism on the environment.

https://ojo-publico.com/sites/apps/amarakaeri-parte1-english/  

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