News & Analysis

PEP statement on Espinar

We have drawn attention to the increasingly conflictive situation brewing in the province of Espinar where Glencore owns the key Tintaya mining complex as well as its extension at Antapaccay. Local communities have taken issue with Glencore over the latter’s refusal...

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Tension mounts in Espinar

Tensions are mounting once again in Espinar in the Cuzco region around Glencore's operations and with respect to the Framework Agreement (Convenio Marco) which embodies the company's commitments to the communities affected by its mining operations. On 14 July, a...

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New cabinet: a shift to the right?

On 15 July, President Martín Vizcarra swore in his new cabinet, with Pedro Cateriano at the helm as president of the Council of Ministers. With a number of members of the outgoing cabinet under fire in Congress, Vizcarra decided not to wait two weeks until 28 July,...

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