David Dudenhoefer
6/3/11
Peruvian officials this week denied claims by the British organization Survival International that the government plans to abolish the Murunahua Territorial Reserve, created in 199...
ICTMN Staff
6/3/11
Last weekend, Puno, Peru, was rocked when more than ten thousand activists, largely Aymara Indians, blocked roads and sacked government buildings in protest of a silver mine planne...
Rick Kearns
6/10/09
Thousands of demonstrators on two continents have joined the struggle to defend the rights of indigenous peoples in Peru, who have been staging road and pipeline blockades for more...
Annie Murphy
5/18/11
Peru’s economy has been thriving for the past decade, with growth reaching an estimated nine percent last year...
Renzo Pipoli
4/19/11
Members of the Awajun Tribe, living in the northern Peruvian border with Ecuador were retaining as of Tuesday morning as many as eight people still unidentified who were caught cam...
David Dudenhoefer
4/15/11
The BBC footage shot last year from a small plane over the rain forest of western Brazil resembles a scene from Avatar ...
Renzo Pipoli
4/11/11
Confrontations between a group of some 1,200 police who had been deployed to try to contain growing popular unrest and some 4,000 farmers who opposed a copper mine project left thr...
ICTMN Staff
3/29/11
There are an estimated 15 uncontacted indigenous tribes in Peru, all of which are being threatened by illegal logging that is rampant throughout the Peru-Brazil border...
Renzo Pipoli
3/17/11
News broke this week that three high-ranking Peruvian police and army generals were given suspended prison sentences and fined by a military court, the result of findings that they...
Renzo Pipoli
3/7/11
Peru Environment Minister Antonio Brack is countering charges by the indigenous advocacy group Survival International that Peru President Alan Garcia failed to act after detecting ...

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