Conga Conflict

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

Maxima Acuña and Elmer Campos tell the World Bank how their investment has destroyed their lives


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Maxima Acuña de Chaupe and Elmer Campos, two of the most affected by the attempted imposition of the Conga mining project, have testified during the official World Bank Annual Meeting, telling the directors who hold a 5% stake in Yanacocha, and thus in the Conga mining project, how their investment has done untold damage to their lives and the lives of their families.

Testimony of Maxima Acuña de Chaupe before the World Bank Executives at the Exposition Centre, Lima

Testimony of Elmer Campos before the World Bank Executives at the Exposition Centre, Lima

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