Attempt by Portuguese hotel group Vila Galé to build a resort within Tupinambá territory; actions by private parties and the government against Indigenous people.

In November 2019, the Tupinambá learned that the Brazilian Tourism Institute (Embratur) was lobbying on behalf of a Portuguese hotel company, asking the Ministry of Justice to cancel the demarcation process of the Tupinambá de Olivença Indigenous Land. Embratur sought to facilitate construction of a resort by the Vila Galé group in the municipality of … Continued