Hans Tammemagi
2/3/14
The small airplane bumps down on a grass airstrip hacked out of a dense jungle far from civilization...
Rick Kearns
2/2/14
Many thousands of indigenous Peruvian women were forcibly sterilized in the late 1990s and the people in charge of the program will not face charges according to a recent ruling...
Barbara Fraser
12/20/13
Peru’s ability to consult Indigenous Peoples about laws and development projects affecting them is still “incipient,” although the country has made progress since protests over nat...
Barbara Fraser
12/18/13
Peruvian lawyer Diego García Sayán served as his country’s minister of justice and minister of foreign relations before joining the Inter-American Court of Human Rights in 2004...
ICTMN Staff
9/24/13
We humans know all too well how annoying and gross it is when a bug flies into one’s mouth...
ICTMN Staff
8/28/13
The discovery of another tomb belonging to a Moche—or Mochia—priestess in Peru confirms that powerful women ruled the region 1,200 years ago, reported the Agence France-Presse ...
ICTMN Staff
8/20/13
Tensions were high in June as more than 100 members of the Mashco-Piro clan, an Indian tribe that lives in voluntary isolation, attempted to make contact in Peru’s southeastern Ama...
Barbara Fraser
8/14/13
A political battle in Peru over expansion of natural gas drilling into a reserve for isolated tribes is underscoring the difficulties the country continues to face in implementing ...
ICTMN Staff
7/16/13
This may look like a rock, but as with many things occurring in nature, it is full of surprises...
ICTMN Staff
7/9/13
The burgeoning global demand for quinoa may be negatively impacting the people who grow it, reports columnist Joanna Blythman for The Guardian ...

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