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Stop Peru's Deadly Gas Project ACTION
World  (tags: indigenous people's rights, society, uncontacted indians, world, Peru, humanrights, conflict )

- 1570 days ago -
Uncontacted Indians' lives are held hostage by many greedy projects across the globe. Here's a way to get involved.
Peru No. 1 Source Of US Counterfeit Money; It's 'Much More Profitable Than Cocaine'
World  (tags: Peru, U.S., counterfeit money, cheap labor, law enforcement, society, world, humans, news, interesting )

- 1716 days ago -
Peru has over taken Colombia as the number one distributor of counterfeit United States money. A police colonel in Lima, Peru was involved in a raid on a counterfeiting ring and was surprised to discover the counterfeiting skills of a 13 year-old arrested
PERU: Proof of Uncontacted Indians Is Serious Blow to Oil Giant
World  (tags: illegal logging, deforestation, Brazil, uncontacted tribes, native rights, rainforests, environment, destruction, habitatdestruction, Peru, habitat, ecosystems, wildlife )

- 1742 days ago -
Many of the local Matsés Indians believe the uncontacted Indians are related to their tribe. They strongly reject Pacific Rubiales' work in the proposed reserve.
Please Sign!! Protect Peru's Uncontacted Tribes From Logging and Invasion
World  (tags: humanrights, peru, uncontacted tribes, oil workers, illegal loggers, devastating impact, humans, conflict, government, freedoms )

- 1803 days ago -
Contact with outsiders can have a devastating impact on uncontacted tribes in remote areas. Tell Peru's President Humala to stop oil workers and illegal loggers from invading the lands of uncontacted tribes in Peru.
Peru : Highest Child Labour Rate in the Americas.
World  (tags: peru, slavery, child labour, corporate, corruption, abuse, dishonesty, money, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', HumanRights, children, women, protection, risks, safety )

- 2101 days ago -
Officially the practice is banned, but many poor families rely on the money their children earn. Of the nation's three million child labourers, aged between five and 17, 70 per cent of them are engaging in activities that endanger their lives.
Dirty Gold Mine Leaving Peruvians High and Dry ACTION LINK
World  (tags: world, violence, humanrights, Peru, crime, ecosystems, environment, water, habitatdestruction, healthconditions )

- 2136 days ago -
President Ollanta Humala's government has declared a state of emergency for three provinces and is using force to suppress protests. Five people were shot dead by the military, among them two minors. Numerous others were seriously injured and randomly...
Peru Launches Project to Fight Child Labour
World  (tags: world, children, child labor, PEru, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, society, news, freedoms )

- 2137 days ago -
Peru is using money donated by the United States to set up a pilot project to reduce the use of child labour.
Peru: On the Hunt for Shining Path Rebels
World  (tags: world, terrorism, politics, society, Peru, Shining Path guerillas, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', conflict, violence, news )

- 2223 days ago -
Dozens of hostages were set free, but President Ollanta Humala has ordered the capture of the guerrilla fighters responsible.
TAKE ACTION! Demand Justice for Murdered Peruvian Shamans!
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, corruption, conflict, death, government, HumanRights, terrorism, violence, peru, indigenous people, indigenous rights )

- 2414 days ago -
We have just learned that over the last 20 months 14 shamans have been murdered in Peru's region of Loreto. The provincial prosecutor's office said that the murders were allegedly ordered by the mayor of Balsa Puerto, Alfredo Torres.
PETITION: Demand Justice for Murdered Peruvian Shamans!
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, corruption, crime, death, government, HumanRights, terrorism, violence, peru, indigenous people, indigenous rights )

- 2414 days ago -
We have just learned that over the last 20 months 14 shamans have been murdered in Peru's region of Loreto. The provincial prosecutor's office said that the murders were allegedly ordered by the mayor of Balsa Puerto, Alfredo Torres.
Peru Leads the Way for Latin America's Indigenous Communities
World  (tags: Peru, Chevron, indigenous people, human rights, corporate greed )

- 2440 days ago -
Against the wider backdrop of a struggle that pits the ancestral owners of untapped natural resources against greedy governments and corporations, Peru's new law on the right of indigenous people to prior consultation may set a regional precedent in avoi
ACTION ALERT: Save Indigenous Peoples - Tribes and Campaigns
World  (tags: ACTION ALERT: Sign letter, Campaign, Human rights, Indigenous peoples, tribes, culture, conservation, disease, rainforests, survival, Africa, Amazon, Brazil, India, Peru, world )

- 2461 days ago -
This action alert from Survival International asks human beings on our planet to save Indigenous Tribal peoples at risk for extinction due to diseases, logging and lack of protection. Please click on every tribe and simply sign your name for each tribe.
PERU: Humala Promises Boom Will Reach Poor
World  (tags: world, politics, Peru, Humala, news, society, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, freedoms )

- 2485 days ago -
The new president of Peru, retired lieutenant colonel Ollanta Humala, promised to make the fight against poverty and marginalisation the top priority of his administration.
Human Rights Body Protects Chinese Citizen at Risk of Execution
World  (tags: world, Peru, law, government, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, interesting, ethics, freedoms )

- 2738 days ago -
A prosecutor in Peru clarified that Wong Ho Wing, a Chinese businessman in prison in this country since 2008 on charges of customs tax fraud, will not be released despite an Inter-American Commission on Human Rights decision to accept his case, which was
Peruvian Mayor Blackmailed With Father's Stolen Skull
World  (tags: world, Peru, government, politics, terrorism )

- 2794 days ago -
Thieves have tried to blackmail a Peruvian small-town mayor into withdrawing his re-election bid by claiming to have stolen his late father's skull, police say. The thieves dug up the body of Rogelio Vizcarra's father and then sent him a text message.

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