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Peru Indigenous Group Seeks to Halt Natgas Expansion


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Cal
- 493 days ago - trust.org
Peru's main indigenous group said on Wednesday it will ask the courts to halt an expansion of the country's largest natural gas field over concerns that new drilling will harm isolated tribes.



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Roger M. (0)
Thursday December 13, 2012, 3:56 am
Thanks for the update on this, Cal.
 

Christeen Anderson (422)
Thursday December 13, 2012, 6:44 am
Good luck to all of them. Thanks for sharing. Keep us updated.
 

Sandra M Z. (114)
Thursday December 13, 2012, 7:28 am
"This is the future: Peruvian gas by Peruvians, for Peruvians and for the development of Peru," Humala has said.

Peru and the Planet would be well served to develop Green Energy technologies, to keep Peruvians healthy and safe. I admire these tribes that straddle both worlds working for the lands they are the keepers of.

Noted, Thank you Cal.
 

pam w. (187)
Thursday December 13, 2012, 7:47 am
Good for them! BUEN SUERTE!
 

jan b. (3)
Thursday December 13, 2012, 11:53 am
Now what is Paraguay going to do about GW Bush who buys 100000 Acres on border of Paraguay ... The land sits atop huge natural gas reserves, according to sources in Asuncion. ...
 

Jaime A. (32)
Thursday December 13, 2012, 2:01 pm
Noted.
 

Jennifer C. (172)
Thursday December 13, 2012, 4:05 pm
Thanks.
 

Robert O. (12)
Thursday December 13, 2012, 4:27 pm
Thank you Cal.
 

Theodore Shayne (56)
Thursday December 13, 2012, 5:24 pm
Noted
 

Lois Jordan (55)
Saturday December 15, 2012, 3:15 pm
Noted. Hopeful the courts will provide a judgment in their favor.
 

Past Member (0)
Monday December 17, 2012, 2:32 am
This actually sounds hopeful. It's a beautiful thing, Good luck AIDESEP - you are doing inspirational things and fighting hard for your own rights and the rights of the planet.
 
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