Organizations marched demanding to Huánuco regional government no more concessions in fragile areas of the Amazon.
May 27, 2022
Carnivorous fish are among the most consumed by the Munduruku and the most contaminated by mercury. Scientists suspect the toxic metal, found in the bodies of the members of this indigenous community is seriously affecting the health of adults and children who are born with malformations and developmental delays. Munduruku women already avoid getting pregnant.
May 10, 2013
The Director of Mines would have favored the Chinese company who presented a miner petitionary fully overlapped with the buffer zone of the El Sira Communal Reserve.
November 12, 2013
Chinese citizens in Peru were arrested for mining for gold in a protected area.