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Amazigh Infrastructure Morocco

Amazigh vs. Tamalout Dam

In the Midelt region of Morocco, the construction of the Tamalout Dam threatens to flood a nearby Amazigh village called Tizinzou. This would displace the villagers and pose other harms to the environment. Photo Credit: Nadir Bouhmouch

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Amazigh Guiche L'Oudaya (Guich) Morocco Urban Expansion

Guiche L’Oudaya vs. Real Estate Development

Guiche people in Oudaya, a town close to Rabat, suffer continual eviction from their land by the Moroccan government for residential development. Photo Credit: Landless Moroccans Documentary

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Amazigh Infrastructure Morocco

Amazigh vs. Noor Ouarzazate Solar Plant

In a case of green grabbing, the royal family and state of Morocco leased land for a solar plant project in Ouarzazate, in turn harming local communities by taking away pasture land. Image Credit: CNN 

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Amazigh Extractive Industries Morocco

Imider Silver Mine vs. Amazigh

Amazigh in Imider, Morocco have faced alarming depletion and contamination of their groundwater resources because of a large silver mine. Photo from Al Jazeera

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Algeria Amazigh Farmer Conflict

Amazigh vs. Violations in Algeria

Amazigh in Algeria face numerous violations of their rights in their quest for freedom of speech, language and cultural practices. Although the Algerian government passed UNDRIP, it still represses Amazigh freedoms.