Conga Conflict

Reporting on the conflict between the mega mining project Conga and the people of Cajamarca, Peru

Over 50 groups sign statement opposing intimidation and forced displacement of mining protesters in Peru


Over 50 groups sign statement opposing intimidation and forced displacement of mining protesters in Peru By Payal Sampat, EarthWorks, April 24, 2014   Monsignor Cabrejos and Father Garatea listen to the demands … Continue reading

April 27, 2014 · 1 Comment

Human Rights Lawyer speaks of the injustices in the Chaupe family case


(Video by Alexander Luna) Mirtha Vasquez, the human rights lawyer who is defending the Chaupe family as they defend their right to live on their land, speaks of the injustices … Continue reading

April 26, 2014 · 2 Comments

Celendín se levanta para frenar persecución judicial y criminalización en torno al proyecto Conga y Chadín 2


Originally posted on CELENDIN LIBRE:
En el día de la Madre Tierra la población celendina se levanta para exigir el respeto de sus derechos. Los pobladores de la provincia de…

April 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Celendin Arises on Earth Day


Tomorrow, 22nd, which is internationally known as Earth Day, and Wednesday, 23rd April, the city of Celendin will welcome its brothers and sisters from across the entire province. They will … Continue reading

April 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

Flow, for Love of Water


Excellent award-winning documentary about argauably the single most important element for the survival of our people and our planet – water. It deals with contamination, damming, mass agriculture, oil, Coca … Continue reading

April 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Water or Gold? by Megan Ambrose


Water or Gold? My name is Megan Ambrose. I grew up in Wales in a small village near the sea but I’d always been eager to see the world. So … Continue reading

April 1, 2014 · Leave a comment