Colombia to allow companies to start fracking for shale oil and gas, having claimed to have put strict regulations in… Read more Colombia gives green light to fracking
Peru’s Environment Ministry reveals Climate Change strategy with plans to curb emissions, but elsewhere the government continues to prioritise economic… Read more Peru unveils 2050 Climate Change strategy amid fracking plans
Peru is to launch a “Climate Change Trail” around shrinking Andean glaciers in an attempt to bring back tourists while… Read more Peru hopes to educate on climate change with new mountain tourist trail
President Humala has announced an economic stimulus package aimed at boosting investment and Peru’s economy, but critics say that the… Read more Is Peru putting its economy ahead of its environment?
Global Peace Index 2014 survey reveals continued high scores for Uruguay, Chile, and Costa Rica; improvements for Argentina, Bolivia, and… Read more Global Peace Index 2014 – the state of peace and conflict in Latin America
Social development and tax justice campaigners point to rampant tax avoidance costing developing countries billions each year. Could a clampdown… Read more Close tax loopholes to cut out dirty side of Latin American development
Environment ministers from across Latin America meet to lay out plans for unified region-wide climate action, with an eye to… Read more Latin America’s Environment Ministers meet to formulate regional climate change strategy
(Translation) BBC: Global warming is leading to catastrophic consequences for the world’s tropical glaciers and the communities and ecosystems that… Read more The Climate Change Trail: Peru’s newest attraction