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24 February 2014
Urban residents and farmers from Espinar, Cusco, say their efforts to convince authorities to pursue alternatives are not succeeding, and fear their water supplies will be adversely affected.
30 January 2014
Women's rights groups vow to fight a decision not to bring charges against former leaders 'responsible' for operating on thousands of women without consent.
27 January 2014
International bodies and human rights advocates have united in condemnation of a law that they say will allow police officers to kill with impunity.
22 January 2014
Lengthy congressional investigation recommends charges against ex-president and latest report finds indications of criminality among former officials.
14 January 2014
Regulator levies penalty on mining company after copper levels in surrounding pastures were found to far exceed safe limits.
16 December 2013
Family living on site of proposed Conga mega-project have faced violence, intimidation and unfair treatment in court, according to local advocates.
12 December 2013
Human rights groups' annual report highlights failures on accountability for conflict crimes, delayed National Plan, and indigenous rights.
09 December 2013
UN report finds development gains highest in areas of illegal mining and coca production, but could be reversed by environmental damage.
25 November 2013
Vote for municipal council sees low participation and many spoilt ballots, leaving Mayor to rebuild base.
22 November 2013
Three members of the Colina death squad will serve 22 years for forced disppearance and killing of students and professor in 1992.