national parks

New highways in remote Amazon risk ‘ethnocide’, say Peruvians

24 Dic 2017 - 12:43

In December the Culture Minister sent a report to Galarreta calling the proposed law “not viable” and emphasising the potential impacts on the indigenous peoples in “isolation

Peru urged to ban oil firms from isolated indigenous peoples' land

9 Oct 2017 - 00:06

The biggest dangers - in terms of outsiders entering their territories, exploiting resources and/or actively seeking contact - are oil and gas companies, loggers and logging..

Indigenous federation sues Peru over new national park

6 Feb 2017 - 09:10

Even more alarming is how the park has been divided into different zones by the Management Plan approved in November 2016. Instead of being a “strictly protected zone”...