A large-scale regional strike has been called on September 16 by organisations and trade unions leading the struggle against the construction of the copper mining project in the Islay province. The strike, involving the southern regions of the country demands definitive cancellation.
Thousands of Peruvians took to the streets in different cities across the country in response to the alarming number of femicides.
So far in 2019, over 105 cases of femicides have been registered in Peru
The inhabitants, farmers, environmentalists, provincial and regional authorities are demanding a definite termination of the mining project
Several sectors of the Arequipa region have decided to go on an indefinite general strike and will demonstrate in Lima next week
Since July 15, thousands of farmers and inhabitants of the Tambo Valley in the Arequipa region of Peru have been mobilizing against the government’s decision to authorize the construction of the long-resisted Tía María mining project.
In this episode, we report on protests in Rodrigues Island, the demolition of a Palestinian village by Israel, and the struggle in Peru against a mining project.
The inhabitants of the area are concerned about the serious impacts that the mining operations will have on the environment and agriculture
For the past six months, the Peruvian workers have been protesting against a new labor reform that seeks to implement a series of regressive measures.
Over half a million Peruvian farmers organized a nationwide strike demanding fair and better agricultural policies
Workers from agricultural sector are demanding a meeting with government institutions to discuss issues facing more than 3 million small and medium scale agricultural producers
The agricultural sector demands measures to defend national production against subsidized imports, withdrawal of a water privatization law and better budget for the development of agricultural sector