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Police and Yanacocha security harass Máxima Acuña

Grufides, 20 January 2015.- Some fifteen officers of Peru´s National Police and agents of the private firm Securitas, that provides security services to Minera Yanacocha, broke into the home of Máxima Acuña Chaupe and her family yesterday afternoon. Seguir leyendo…

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Peru: Indigenous peoples reaffirm self-determination


The Unity Pact was one of the social articulations that led the People’s Summit against Climate Change and the March in defense of Mother Earth last year

Indigenous organizations propose a new Plurinational Constitution and a National Program of Community Adaptation to Climate Change.

Servindi, 21 January 2015.- The Unity Pact of Indigenous Organizations of Peru issued a statement in which they reaffirmed their identity as indigenous peoples, their right to self-determination and the need of decolonization of the relationships between indigenous peoples, the State and the broader society. Seguir leyendo…

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Chota, Manuin, Chaupe and Buendía… notable characters of 2014

- A tribute to four consistent and committed indigenous leaders.

By Servindi

2 January, 2015.- The year 2014 comes to an end and the personalities of Edwin Chota, Máxima Chaupe, Santiago Manuin and Ruth Buendia stand out for impeccable trajectory in the public eye and advocacy in favor of their peoples. Seguir leyendo…

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10 things to know about China, Latin America and the environment


‘No to the canal!’ Nicaraguans protest the proposed building of a canal through Nicaragua – one of the Chinese-backed projects mentioned in US researcher Evan Ellis’s new book. Photograph: Esteban Felix/AP

- New book argues Chinese firms’ presence in Latin America focuses on the most environmentally-damaging sectors.

By David Hill*

December 24, 2015.- Question: when did contemporary political and media debate start on China’s “entry” into the Western hemisphere? Answer: January 1997, when Panama awarded concessions to a Chinese company to operate port facilities on the Atlantic and Pacific coasts at both ends of the Panama Canal, just after having obtained control of it from the US. Seguir leyendo…

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Peoples Summit: Groups expect to repeat mass meeting in Paris 2015

Summit Press, 20 December, 2014.- Representatives of various organizations of civil society, indigenous and workers of Peru and the world, reaffirmed in Lima its willingness to draw the attention of States to take concrete action on climate change. Seguir leyendo…

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COP 20: Indigenous peoples call to prioritize community adaptation in climate agreements

- Adaptation is essential to prevent and addressing the vulnerable populations to climate change.

Servindi, 17 December 2014.- The Unity Pact of Indigenous Organizations of Peru called on COP 20 negotiators to adopt clear and transparent commitments to promote community adaptation programs that incorporate indigenous peoples as allies in the fight against climate change. Seguir leyendo…

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“The Earth is burning, let´s change the system!”

- Massive march demanded strong climate commitments in defense of Mother Earth.

Servindi, 11 December 2014. The people responded. A crowd of more than 15 thousand people, according to the organizers, marched peacefully to demand the COP 20 for firm and binding commitments against climate change. Seguir leyendo…

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Cajamarca organizations received a warm welcome at the People’s Summit

CP, 10 December, 2014.- Today, minutes after one o’clock in the afternoon and following a long tour, the delegation of Cajamarca made its entry into the Parque de la Exposición and the People’s Summit. Seguir leyendo…

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Indigenous peoples fine-tune key proposals at the COP 20

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- Indigenous Peoples PreCOP worked out proposals for the official climate summit.

Servindi, 8th December, 2014.- Applying a rights-based approach, recognizing and respecting indigenous ancestral knowledge, respect free, prior and informed consent in decisions affecting indigenous peoples and the inclusion of safeguards in the 2015 global climate agreement are some of the main proposals made by the indigenous peoples at the COP 20. Seguir leyendo…

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Antolín Huáscar: “The decisions made at COP20 are political, not environmental”

- Social organizations call to participate in the People’s March on 10th December.

By Arnold Rodríguez

8th December, 2014.- The President of the National Agrarian Confederation (CNA) and spokesman for the People’s Summit on Climate Change, Antolin Huascar, said that the decisions made at the COP20 are more political than environmental. Seguir leyendo…

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