Whose Development? Indigenous Peoples and Megaprojects in the Peruvian Amazon

El Dorado, “an inexhaustible treasure trove”, “the last, as yet unfinished page of Genesis”; for centuries, the Amazon has been the site of utopias, real and imagined. These have often been home-grown, as with so many indigenous millenarian movements: from … Continue reading Whose Development? Indigenous Peoples and Megaprojects in the Peruvian Amazon

Protest is precious under a bell jar: Peruvian government achieves to silence the suffering of its peoples

Memories of 14 days of Climate Change Top by Alianza Arkana’s Social and Enviromental Justice Team No commitments, no change We all know by now that no breakthrough was reached during the 20st Climate Change Top. The big powers achieved … Continue reading Protest is precious under a bell jar: Peruvian government achieves to silence the suffering of its peoples