The project had been denied so far by the potential impact of work on isolated indigenous tribes. The Argentine oil company may start operating in three months.
February 7, 2014
The Peruvian government has approved plans for gas company Pluspetrol to move deeper into the buffer zone of the Manu National Park in the Amazon rainforest.
January 23, 2014
Project would be about to be approved after the January 13, 2014 Pluspetrol responded to the last three “observations” pending.
August 9, 2013
Ombudsman recalled the state’s duty to protect the fundamental rights of indigenous peoples in isolation and initial contact.