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14 January 2014
Regulator levies penalty on mining company after copper levels in surrounding pastures were found to far exceed safe limits.
16 December 2013
Family living on site of proposed Conga mega-project have faced violence, intimidation and unfair treatment in court, according to local advocates.
12 December 2013
Human rights groups' annual report highlights failures on accountability for conflict crimes, delayed National Plan, and indigenous rights.
09 December 2013
UN report finds development gains highest in areas of illegal mining and coca production, but could be reversed by environmental damage.
25 November 2013
Vote for municipal council sees low participation and many spoilt ballots, leaving Mayor to rebuild base.
22 November 2013
Three members of the Colina death squad will serve 22 years for forced disppearance and killing of students and professor in 1992.
12 November 2013
Identification of communities with right to prior consultation will not be completed till after 2017 and Andean peoples face exclusion.
08 November 2013
Rights group documents injuries to children and adults in confrontation, while another protester has miscarried in detention.
22 October 2013
Oil drilling is contaminating indigenous communities' water and food in the Amazon region, according to new official data. Cancellation of a ministerial visit has prompted protests, and another pledge on the Consultation Law has been broken.
21 October 2013
Former president faces charged with misusing public funds to buy positive press coverage and defame opponents in an attempt to influence the 2000 election.