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Brasil: Intoxicações por Agrotóxicos em Zonas Rurais

Brasileiros Sofrem Efeitos na Saúde e Retaliações em Caso de Denúncia

Friday 20 July 2018

(São Paulo, 20 de julho de 2018)Moradores de zonas rurais no Brasil estão sofrendo intoxicações decorrentes da pulverização de agrotóxicos nas proximidades de suas casas, escolas e locais de trabalho, disse a Human Rights Watch em um relatório publicado hoje. Muitos membros de comunidades rurais temem sofrer represálias de grandes proprietários de terra com poder político e econômico caso denunciem as intoxicações ou defendam leis e regulamentações mais protetivas ao uso de agrotóxicos.    

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