A Peruvian subsidiary of the oil company Repsol is selling 50% of Lot 39 to the Perenco company.
‘Defending the jungle is defending community life,‘ says leader from Ecuadorian Amazon
October 22, 2020
Rosa Aranda faces two miseries. One in her own body: she was infected by Covid-19. The other is the historical pollution generated by the oil industry, which threatens the territory in which she lives, Piwiri, in the Ecuadorian Amazon forest.
SERVINDI: UN Rapporteur calls for consultation for oil activities in Block 88
April 1, 2014
NGO considered vital that the Peruvian State meets the recommendations of the UN Special Rapporteur James Anaya to protect indigenous peoples in isolation and initial contact.
Saweto's daughter, from Peru, persists in her fight for justice
October 20, 2020
Diana Ríos Rengifo took on the defense of the Peruvian Amazon after the murder of her father, a well-known Asheninka leader in the fight against illegal loggers. The trees in Saweto, a community located near the Peruvian border with Brazil, are highly coveted on the market and are threatened by indiscriminate logging.