Highlights / Peru

Economy, Indigenous, International, Politics

Canadian oil company stops operations in Peru after deadly Indigenous protests

Canadian oil company PetroTal says it has shut down work at its Bretana Oil Field in northeastern Peru following Sunday’s deadly clashes that took the lives of three Indigenous protesters and injured about a dozen people. In a communique released »

International, Politics

Trudeau to meet Pence at Americas summit in Lima: PMO

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will meet with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Saturday on the sidelines of the Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru, Canadian officials confirmed Friday. The meeting is scheduled for 10:30 am local time, »

Economy, Environment & Animal Life, Indigenous, International

Peruvian community denounces Canada’s Hudbay Minerals for human rights violations

Local residents from the Peruvian community of Uchucarcco, mobilized on Monday morning (November 19) near the Constancia mining project to protest Hudbay Mineral’s sustained failure to make good on commitments with the local population, according to a press release of »