Organization of American States
12 Mar 2013 - 09:27 by Local Press Report
LIMA (Reuters) — Anti-mining activists have filed a complaint with the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights accusing Peru's government of rights abuses during protests against one of Latin America's biggest
18 Oct 2012 - 10:07 by Local Press Report
WASHINGTON DC (The Bahamas Weekly) — The Permanent Council of the Organization of American States (OAS) unanimously agreed to hold a special session of the General Assembly on Thursday, November 15th to approve the budget of the hemis
10 Jul 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
PERU, LIMA — The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, an autonomous body of the Organization of American States, has expressed concern over the violent clashes that erupted last week between police and pr
21 May 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
BELEM, Brazil — The Norte Energia Company (also called Consorcio Construtor Belo Monte), which is building the controversial Belo Monte hydropower project, won a victory earlier this month when the Superior Cour
23 Mar 2012 - 10:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
washington, dc, united states — Bolivian Foreign Minister David Choquehuanca presented a draft proposal to members of the Organization of American States (OAS) containing provisions against privatization of water, commodificati
1 Sep 2011 - 10:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Argentina, BUENOS AIRES — Argentina, Bolivia and Paraguay are jointly implementing a new project in the Pilcomayo watershed, with support from the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and the Organization of American
14 Apr 2011 - 11:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Brazil, MANAUS — Former U.S. President Bill Clinton spoke out about the problems with dam-building, saying there needed to be a balance between generating energy and preserving watersheds and the environment.
7 Apr 2011 - 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
washington, dc, united states — The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, an autonomous body of the Organization of American States (OAS), held a hearing at the end of March on how climate change, which is causing a reduct
2 Feb 2011 - 01:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
HAITI, PORT-AU-PRINCE — U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton visited Haiti on January 30, where she discussed earthquake recovery, the cholera epidemic and the November presidential elections.
24 Nov 2010 - 16:02 by Local Press Report
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, SANTO DOMINGO (Dominican Today (Dominican Republic)) — Delegates from the 32 Organization of American States Member States met in the capital of the Dominican Republic last week for discussions on climate change and renewable energy.