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News Peru » Amazona: Peru deaths of Canadian and Indigenous healer under investigation

News channel or source: http://www.cbc.ca/news/world/peru-canadian-death-1.4630476
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Olivia Arevalo Lomas, who was 81 and from the Shipibo-Conibo ethnic group, was killed at her home in the Ucayali region of the Peruvian Amazon rainforest on Thursday. The killing has sparked local outrage. Arevalo Lomas was a leader in the community ...

News Peru » Amazona: Amazon rainforest defender and Shaman, Olivia Arévalo Lomas, assassinated in Peru.

News channel or source: https://www.dailykos.com/stories/2018/4/21/1758866/-Amazon-rainforest-defender-and-Shaman-Olivia-Ar-valo-Lomas-assassinated-in-Peru
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

"Welcome to the land without law. The only law here is the law of the gun." Asassinated Ashéninka tribal leader Edwin Chota speaking in 2014 "Welcome to the land without law. The only law here is the law of the gun." Asassinated Ashéninka tribal leader ...

News Peru » Amazona: The Humble Potato Is Exalted in the Mountains of Peru

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/16/dining/potatoes-peru-madhur-jaffrey.html
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

as in the Amazon region, pork-and-onion salad made with the addition of the fiery, round charapita chile. Whichever way it is served, causa is always soothing — and refreshingly delicious. For the hotter regions of Peru, it is just as cooling and ...

News Peru » Amazona: How Duke Researchers Built Community Trust to Change Policy in the Peruvian Amazon

News channel or source: https://today.duke.edu/2018/04/how-duke-researchers-built-community-trust-change-policy-peruvian-amazon
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

When Ernesto Ortiz began studying the environmental impacts of a proposed highway project in Peru, he did not imagine that the work would lead him to study mercury contamination in a nearby river and become part of a national public health declaration of ...

News Peru » Amazona: A standard offering of Peruvian fare doesn't set Mo-Chica apart

News channel or source: https://www.orlandoweekly.com/orlando/a-standard-offering-of-peruvian-fare-doesnt-set-mo-chica-apart/Content?oid=12863474
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

But while Novo-Andean and contemporary Peruvian fare get the spotlight around the world ... bug-infested fish in the Amazon, back-alley snacks in Lima. I can't say Mo-Chica's seafood chaufa ($15.95) induced any such dreamy reverie – the mussel-topped ...

News Peru » Amazona: Authorities bring down illegal mining site in the Peruvian Amazon

News channel or source: http://www.mining.com/authorities-bring-illegal-mining-site-peruvian-amazon/
Publication date: Sunday 15 April 2018

Officials from Peru’s National Police Force and the National Prosecutor’s Office dismantled an illegal mining site in an area known as La Pampa in the southeastern Madre de Dios region. In a statement issued by the Interior Ministry, the officials ...

News Peru » Amazona: Exploring The Amazon In Style: 6 Reasons This Peruvian Rainforest Getaway Is Explorer Goals

News channel or source: http://www.mtv.co.uk/travel/news/exploring-the-amazon-in-style-6-reasons-this-peruvian-rainforest-getaway-is-explorer-goals
Publication date: onday 09 April 2018

Every traveller has a smidgeon of ‘adventurer’ in them. But when we look back at the proper, ye olde time adventurers who blazed a path through jungles, deserts and arctic wildernesses, it all looks a bit, well, death-riddled. So hurrah for modern ...

News Peru » Amazona: The Amazon’s solar-powered river bus

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-43798036
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

"We can bring clothes and rubber from Peru, and they need green bananas ... originally designed in Germany, is struggling with the Amazon's hot sandy stick-strewn waters. The ultimate dream for Mr Utne and Mr Saant is a whole network of sustainable ...

News Peru » Amazona: Toxic levels of arsenic in Amazon basin well water: study

News channel or source: https://phys.org/news/2018-04-toxic-arsenic-amazon-basin.html
Publication date: uesday 10 April 2018

For decades oil producing companies dumped toxic materials in Peruvian rivers, causing slow poisoning of water resources and health issues Shallow wells dug for drinking water in the Amazon basin in order to avoid polluted rivers contain up to 70 times the ...