Sara Shahriari
11/12/11
Machu Picchu draws tens of thousands of tourists to Andean Peru each year to marvel at the skill of the Inca who built the city and the natural beauty of the mountains that surroun...
Barbara Fraser
10/5/11
Peru’s Ministry of Culture announced that it would investigate reports of the deaths of traditional Shawi healers in the northern Peruvian region of Alto Amazonas and persistently ...
ICTMN Staff
10/1/11
A new video posted by Amazon Watch on September 29, shares the fights of the Indigenous Peoples of the Amazon regions in Brazil, Peru, Ecuador, and Colombia...
Gale Courey Toensing
9/13/11
The United States apparently feared that the U.N...
Barbara Fraser
8/25/11
A strong earthquake rattled Peru’s Amazon region on August 24, but there were no reports of injuries or serious damage...
Barbara Fraser
7/19/11
After protests from indigenous and human rights groups, the Peruvian government took a step back from proposed new regulations that critics say would threaten nomadic indigenous gr...
David Dudenhoefer
7/18/11
With less than two weeks left in office, the administration of Peruvian President Alan Garcia faces a new controversy over its treatment of uncontacted Natives in the country’s Ama...
David Dudenhoefer
6/25/11
Recently released aerial photos of an uncontacted community deep in the Brazilian rainforest offers the latest evidence of isolated Natives in the western Amazon Basin...
Barbara Fraser
6/20/11
Recent protests by indigenous communities over mining in the Andean highlands and a hydroelectric dam in the Peruvian Amazon, as well as mixed reactions to a new forestry law, are ...
ICTMN Staff
6/6/11
With 84.4 percent of the ballots counted, Nationalist candidate Ollanta Humala has won the presidential runoff election in Peru according to the national elections office...

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