Conga Conflict

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

PIDEN SANCIÓN CONTRA YANACOCHA POR CASO MÁXIMA ACUÑA CHAUPE


Diversas organizaciones nacionales e internacionales, solicitaron a Carlos Gálvez Pinillos, Presidente de la Sociedad Nacional de Minería, Petróleo y Energía (SNMPE), que se le abra un proceso sancionador en aplicación … Continue reading

March 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL URGENT ACTION 5/02/14: Death threats and forced eviction endanger the Chaupe family


URGENT ACTION BY AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL, GLOBAL HUMAN RIGHTS ORGANISATION, RELEASED TODAY, 5TH FEBRUARY 2014, APPEALING TO THE PERUVIAN AUTHORITIES TO RESPECT THE HUMAN RIGHTS OF THE CHAUPE FAMILY URGENT ACTION … Continue reading

February 5, 2014 · 2 Comments

PORTUGUÊS: MULHER EM PERIGO


DEFENSORA DE DIREITOS HUMANOS TEME AÇÃO DE DESPEJO “Temo pela minha vida, pela vida do meu marido, pela vida dos meus filhos e por la vida das pessoas na minha … Continue reading

December 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Maxima Acuña Chaupe and her family need your help


Demand that the judgment of Maxima Acuña Chaupe and her family is fair and consistent with the law. Now is a critical moment to show our support with Maxima Acuña … Continue reading

November 21, 2013 · 3 Comments

Denver calls for justice for Máxima Acuñe Chaupe


DENVER JUSTICE & PEACE COMMITTEE P.O. Box 12403 ● Denver, CO 80212 ● Phone/Fax 303-623-1463 djpc@denjustpeace.orghttp://www.denjustpeace.org   Estimados amigos:   Les escribo respecto al caso de Máxima Acuña … Continue reading

July 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

WOMAN HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDER FEARS EVICTION


WOMAN AT RISK Máxima Acuñe Chaupe   Source: La Republica WOMAN HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDER FEARS EVICTION   Women Human Rights defender Máxima Acuñe Chaupe fears eviction following intimidation by Special … Continue reading

July 16, 2013 · 1 Comment

Letter from activists delivered to Peruvian Consulate in Denver, Colorado


The Denver Justice and Peace Committee and supporters marched in solidarity with the people of Cajamarca on 17th June.  They also hand-delivered a letter to the Peruvian Consulate in Denver, … Continue reading

June 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

MEPs ask Peruvian President to abandon the Conga project


Yesterday, members of the European Union Parliament, asked the President of Peru, Ollanta Humala to definitively abandon the Conga project “Already there has been too much violence against a peaceful … Continue reading

June 13, 2013 · 1 Comment

Belgian NGO shares concerns about Deutsche Bank investments in Newmont with Bank´s Directors


May, 2013 Respected board and shareholders, As a spokesperson of CATAPA, a Belgian NGO that focuses on the social and environmental impact of open pit mining I feel urged to … Continue reading

June 3, 2013 · 1 Comment