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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
"Agro Yes, Mining No": Peru Farmers Block Pan-American Highway As Major Copper Extraction Project Approved
16 Jul 2019- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Lima, Peru A strike by farmers in Peru’s Islay Province continued into a second day July 16, as protests continue against Southern Copper’s $1.4 Billion USD Tia Maria mining project. Hundreds of farmers have b ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/16/2019 - 10:04
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
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
20 Feb 2019- 07:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States A new $180 Million USD Global Environment Facility (GEF) program, supported by United Nations (UN) agencies is designed to cut harmful mercury emissions, associated with gold mining, ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/20/2019 - 07:30
16 Dec 2018- 11:46 by OOSKAnews Info WARRENTON VA, United States A new survey reports the existence of more than 2000 sites and 200 illegal mining areas threatening the health of indigenous populations and the environment in six Amazonian countries. Thirt ...
OOSKAnews Info - 12/16/2018 - 11:49
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
27 Jul 2018- 09:12 by OOSKAnews Info WASHINGTON, DC The World Bank is to finance $70 Million USD to support provision of upgraded water and sanitation services in Peru. Financing will be delivered through six water and sanitation service (WSS) providers, ...
OOSKAnews Info - 07/27/2018 - 09:12
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
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
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
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
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
12 Jun 2017- 10:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres visited the Aral Sea, June 10 – once the world's fourth largest inland sea, that has now shrunk to about a quarter of its ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/12/2017 - 10:43
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