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 ...
ICTMN Staff
12/29/11
Indigenous issues were constantly bubbling over around the world, whether it was Bolivia’s fight over coca rights or the struggle to keep the Belo Monte dam from happening in Brazi...

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