Authorities in the region published a statement where they ask to the national government to fulfill its responsibilities.
July 19, 2013
Family started mining without environmental certification.
July 2, 2013
They demand the infeasibility of the formalization process by the “lack of political will and lack of interest” by the Government.
June 25, 2013
Neither laws that classify illegal mining as a crime, or rules governing inputs such as fuel, or the process of formalizing stops progress of illegal mining in Madre de Dios.