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Title: Children of the Jaguar Film Screening and Discussion with Amazonian leaders
START DATE: Thursday October 18
TIME: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location Details:
518 Valencia St. San Francisco near the 16th St. BART
Event Type: Screening
Join us for the SF premiere of National Geographic's “Best Documentary” film, Children of the Jaguar, featuring the courageous struggle of the Sarayaku indigenous community in Ecuador to defend their territories and human rights from oil exploration. Sarayaku leaders will be present for a post-film discussion to celebrate their precedent-setting legal victory in the Inter-American Human Rights Court and share how people can join them to protect the Amazon from the pending 11th bidding round of oil concessions. Presented by Amazon Watch and co-hosted by Amnesty International

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