Barbara Fraser
5/1/12
At the age of 60, Luis Benavides was starting over...
Barbara Fraser
4/30/12
Darkness closes around a circle of white-clothed figures seated in a thatch-roofed building in the Peruvian jungle...
Barbara Fraser
4/27/12
They live thousands of miles from the oil sands of Canada’s north, but their refrain is familiar...
Darrin Mortenson
4/16/12
It has been said that oil and gas companies follow a bible of sorts here in the jungles of Peru, a universal playbook of their most effective methods for convincing locals that a p...

The high-altitude plains of southern

Barbara Fraser
3/18/12
A Shipibo man was one of three people killed March 14 in Puerto Maldonado, in Peru’s southeastern Amazon region, during a protest against new laws designed to control wildcat gold ...
Bill Weinberg
3/8/12
When the United Nations process on climate change unveiled the program known as Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD) three years ago, it was hailed b...
Barbara Fraser
2/11/12
A caravan of about 700 people from Peru’s northern Cajamarca region arrived in Lima, the capital, on February 9, at the end of a nine-day journey to protest a mine they said would ...
ICTMN Staff
1/31/12
Residents of Ica, Peru, a coastal town south of Lima, are still shaken following an earthquake that destroyed more than 120 homes and damaged 581 buildings, and injuring 145 people...
Sara Shahriari
1/13/12
Joran Van der Sloot, a former suspect in the 2005 disappearance of American teenager Natalee Holloway in Aruba, was sentenced today in Peru to 28 years in prison for the murder of ...

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