Amazon Gold follows two war journalists, Donovan Webster (writer, author) and Ron Haviv (photojournalist) as they explore how illegal gold mining has devastated the Amazon rainforest in Peru. Normally, covering war and human rights issues, both journalists uncover the current environmental war in the Amazon. They are guided by leading Peruvian conservationist and activist, Enrique Ortiz who arranges a meeting with Peru‚Äôs Minister of the Environment, Antonio Brack Egg. Their journey reflects on the loss of biodiversity by deforestation of the rainforest. All in pursuit of gold. The film will premiere at COP16 in December 2010.