Ecuador's failed oil sanctuary

Set up in 2009, the trust fund designed to thwart development of the oil reservoir in Ecuador's rainforest could only raise $116 million.

Joshua Bousel Photo
Yasuni National Park.
Gwynne Dyer
Published: Friday, 08/23/2013 12:06 am EDT
Last Updated: Sunday, 08/25/2013 10:54 pm EDT

“The world has failed us,” said Ecuador’s President Rafael Correa. 

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