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  1. Three Indigenous Peruvians Killed In Amazon Basin Oil Company Protest

    11 Aug 2020- 09:16 by Local Press Report LIMA Explica Three indigenous people died Sunday after clashes with police while protesting in front of an oil lot run by a Canadian company, Peruvian authorities said. The Interior Ministry indicated that during t ...

    Local Press Report - 08/11/2020 - 09:30

  2. Peru: Arequipa Governor Defends Tia Maria Mine Protests, Will Demand Removal Of President Vizcarra If Protesters Are Killed Or Injured

    21 Jul 2019- 12:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LIMA, Peru Over 400 police have been sent to the Tambo River Valley in Peru in order to contain the continuation of protests against the Tia Maria copper mine. Farmers in Peru’s Islay Province have declared st ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/21/2019 - 12:24

  3. Peru Looks To Ancient Water-saving Technologies

    8 Jul 2019- 07:39 by Local Press Report LIMA Physics World A group of scientists has found that reviving systems developed 1,400 years ago by local people before the Inca empire existed could harvest water from the winter rainy season in the mountains to ...

    Local Press Report - 07/08/2019 - 07:39

  4. Peru Success Story In Managing Glacial Lake Floods Risk

    2 Mar 2019- 11:19 by Local Press Report LIMA EOS During the past 70 years, Peruvian engineers virtually eliminated the risks posed by glacial lake floods. But climate change and a political blind eye are increasing the dangers once again. In the past few ...

    Local Press Report - 03/02/2019 - 11:19

  5. Peru Prez Says Increased Water Access Is A National Bicentennial Goal

    23 Oct 2018- 06:04 by Local Press Report LIMA Peru News Agency President Martin Vizcarra on Wednesday affirmed one of his administration's goals towards the bicentennial is to significantly reduce —through ongoing projects— the number of people witho ...

    Local Press Report - 10/23/2018 - 06:04

  6. Amnesty Report: Indigenous Peoples are Exposed to Contaminated Water

    15 Sep 2017- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Info LIMA Amnesty International A Toxic State, an Amnesty International investigation published today, reveals how the Peruvian government has failed to provide adequate healthcare for Indigenous communities in Cuninico and ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 09/15/2017 - 10:24

  7. Spike in Water Rates Fuels Peru Inflation

    23 Aug 2017- 08:45 by Local Press Report LIMA NASDAQ Water utility Sedapal has warned that user fees will rise as it reduces subsidies for low-income households that it says had been misused. The utility is encouraging more responsible water use in Peru&# ...

    Local Press Report - 08/23/2017 - 08:45

  8. UK Doubles Export Financing for Trade with Peru

    1 Aug 2017- 10:49 by Local Press Report LIMA Euro News Britain’s export credit arm is doubling its financing for supporting trade with Peru to at least $5 billion (3.78 billion pounds), the British embassy in Lima said Monday. UK Export Finance (UKEF) is ...

    Local Press Report - 08/01/2017 - 10:49

  9. Peru Wants Water Management Company Partnerships

    26 Jul 2017- 08:22 by Local Press Report LIMA Reuters Peru wants the private sector to play a bigger role in managing its water supplies as the government rolls out reforms aimed at ensuring that people in towns across Peru have access to running water by ...

    Local Press Report - 07/26/2017 - 09:13

  10. Securing a Future With Water Along Peru's Rimac River Valley

    20 Jul 2017- 10:07 by Local Press Report LIMA The Ecologist Along the Rimac River Valley of Peru, local farmers have taken the problem of water security into their own hands and embarked on a combined reforestation and water storage project, which not onl ...

    Local Press Report - 07/20/2017 - 10:07

  11. Peru Supreme Court Rules Against Newmont in Gold Mine Dispute

    8 May 2017- 12:50 by Local Press Report LIMA Reuters Peru's Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday in favor of a farmer who Newmont Mining Corp claimed had illegally occupied its land, dealing a blow to the U.S. miner's long-stalled efforts to build a ...

    Local Press Report - 05/08/2017 - 12:50

  12. Climate Change, Peru: 20 Dead as Floods Replace Droughts

    3 Feb 2017- 09:45 by Local Press Report LIMA Trends Latino Severe droughts gripping Peru have given way to some of the country’s most devastating downpours in decades, catching authorities off guard as they scramble to contain the kind of floods that clim ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2017 - 09:45

  13. Sedapal Reports Another Activist Takeover

    15 Nov 2016- 07:57 by Local Press Report LIMA Peru This Week A spokesperson for Lima’s water and sewerage service (Sedapal) reported that last weekend that members of the Sumac Pacha Agricultural Association attempted to take over the San Bartolo water tr ...

    Local Press Report - 11/15/2016 - 07:57

  14. Amazon Tribes Clash Over Resources

    14 Nov 2016- 12:33 by Local Press Report LIMA Reuters An indigenous man was killed and two were wounded last week in the latest clash between sedentary communities and the isolated Mashco Piro tribe as they emerge more frequently from their jungle enclave ...

    Local Press Report - 11/14/2016 - 12:33

  15. 10,000 Titicaca Water Frogs Spotted Dead In Peru

    21 Oct 2016- 08:53 by Local Press Report LIMA Science World Report More than 10,000 Titicaca water frogs were found dead in the waters of Lake Titicaca in Peru. Officials are now investigating the cause of their deaths. The said creature was listed as cri ...

    Local Press Report - 10/21/2016 - 08:53

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