Residents are working around the clock to hold back the rising water and reinforce their homes, but official aid is urgently needed.
In the shanty towns that have sprung up outside Lima, Peru, residents have strong allies against epidemics: dedicated local agencies and health workers.
On the fringes of Peru’s capital city, where disaster looms over migrant families, Rosario Quispe and PREDES are dialing down the risks.
Lessons from the fight to protect sacred lands and clean water in North Dakota.
Copper mining in Las Bambas, Peru has sparked new violence as the communities surrounding the mine are bypassed again by the Peruvian government and mining company, MMG, on decisions that greatly affect their lives.
After years of conflict and challenges, it's time for mining companies like Newmont to take real, positive action.