The approved expansion of the Camisea project overlaps with an indigenous reserve and could threaten indigenous peoples by exposing them to diseases.
With a month of delay, the Perenco company confirmed its first oil spill last December, in the Loreto region, contradicting the Peruvian president, who called Perenco’s work as “the renewal of extractive activity in the region”
Project would be about to be approved after the January 13, 2014 Pluspetrol responded to the last three “observations” pending.
Special Rapporteur on the right of indigenous peoples was in the country and recommends the government to listen to the indigenous before exploring their lands.
The Ecuadorian government alleged that the organisation was “affecting the public peace”.
Company will can explore the region with one of the most vulnerable ecosystems in the Amazon. Area is full of watersheds and endemic species
New gas exploration in the Peruvian Amazon cause layoffs in senior government officials due to impacts on protected areas and indigenous.
Operation poses a political dilemma in the country, whose laws require protect the life of these communities.
Ombudsman recalled the state’s duty to protect the fundamental rights of indigenous peoples in isolation and initial contact.
Technical opinion for resolution would not adequately reviewed all information that supported the EIS.