Publications | ELLA
16
Feb
2015
PUBLICACIÓN EXTERNA

Human Rights and Resource Conflicts in the Amazon

This report from Rainforest Foundation Norway investigates an alarming increase in human rights violations in the Amazon region. Human rights defenders, environmental activists and indigenous peoples are facing attacks and are being put under systematic pressure; and rights to land and to consultation are regularly encroached.

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14
Nov
2014
PUBLICACIÓN EXTERNA

Violating Rights and Threatening Lives: The Camisea Gas Project and Indigenous Peoples in Voluntary Isolation

This report highlights the existing impacts of the Camisea gas project in the south-east Peruvian Amazon on indigenous peoples living in ‘voluntary isolation’ (‘isolated peoples’) in the Kugapakori-Nahua-Nanti and Others’ Reserve.

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13
Ago
2014
PUBLICACIÓN EXTERNA

Global Boom, Local Impacts: Mining Revenues and Subnational Outcomes in Peru 2007-2011

The authors of this Working Paper from the Inter-American Development Bank use evidence from Peru to look at how abundance of natural resources affect socio-economic performance

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26
Mar
2014
PUBLICACIÓN EXTERNA

Guías y resúmenes ELLA sobre Industrias Extractivas ahora en español

We are pleased to announce that the Guide and Briefs on this theme have been translated into Spanish and are now available on the website.

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20
Mar
2014
PUNTOS CLAVES DE LAS ALIANZAS DE APRENDIZAJE

ELLA Learning Alliance on Extractive Industries - Summary: Achieving Responsible Investments

Participants gained knowledge of a range of Latin American experiences of policy and practice that promote responsible investments in extractive industries, to examine the potential for application in their own country contexts.

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20
Mar
2014
PUNTOS CLAVES DE LAS ALIANZAS DE APRENDIZAJE

ELLA Learning Alliance on Extractive Industries - Module 1: Land Use Planning and Access

Module 1 of the Learning Alliance on Extractive Industries aimed to share knowledge on a range of issues regarding land use planning and access in the context of extractive industries. Participants exchanged their own perspectives and assessed how such knowledge could be adapted to their own regions.

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20
Mar
2014
PUNTOS CLAVES DE LAS ALIANZAS DE APRENDIZAJE

ELLA Learning Alliance on Extractive Industries - Module 2: Environmental Protection and Mitigation

Module 2 of the Learning Alliance on Extractive industries aimed to share knowledge on a range of issues regarding environmental protection and mitigation in the context of extractive industries. participants exchanged their own perspectives and assessed how such knowledge could be adapted to their own regions.

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20
Mar
2014
PUNTOS CLAVES DE LAS ALIANZAS DE APRENDIZAJE

ELLA Learning Alliance on Extractive Industries - Module 3: Preventing and Addressing Social Conflicts

Module 3 of the Learning Alliance on Extractive industries (LEA1) aimed to exchange knowledge on a range of issues regarding extractive industries and social conflicts. participants exchanged their own perspectives and assessed how such knowledge could be adapted to their own regions.

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12
Jul
2013
Resumenes

Mejorar la gestión ambiental en el sector extractivo a través de la evaluación de impacto ambiental

¿Cómo se ha utilizado en América Latina la Evaluación de Impacto Ambiental para construir una industria extractiva más sostenible? Perú ofrece algunas lecciones interesantes.

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18
Jun
2012
PUBLICACIÓN EXTERNA

NO MAN’S LANDS? Extractive Activity, Territory, and Social Unrest in the Peruvian Amazon: The Cenepa River

This case study shows how the activities of a large foreign-invested mining company on land held by the Awajun community in the northern forests of Peru have led to a characteristic cycle of state permissiveness in granting mining concessions, thus leading to social conflict.

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1
Jun
2012
COMPENDIO DE ORGANIZACIONES

Spotlight on Organisations: Extractive Industries and Land Use

This selection highlights some of the key organisations who are doing work around extractive industries and land issues, covering a variety of themes ranging from land use planning and environmental impacts, to community and indigenous peoples’ participation in decision making and promotion of land rights.

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25
May
2012
Resumenes

Ordenamiento territorial para la industria extractiva

Los países de América Latina han empezado a utilizar herramientas de ordenamiento territorial para manejar conflictos de intereses por el uso del territorio en un contexto de alta actividad extractiva. El avance de cinco países (Brasil, Chile, Colombia, México y Perú) ofrece interesantes lecciones para otras regiones.

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14
May
2012
Resumenes

Iniciativa Yasuní-Itt: replanteando el dilema conservación vs. extracción

Ecuador hizo una promesa innovadora: no extraer petróleo en el Parque Nacional Yasuní a cambio de apoyo financiero internacional para proyectos de desarrollo sostenible, compensando así los ingresos que dejaría de percibir. ¿Es este un modelo para el futuro? Si es así, ¿funcionará?

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9
May
2012
GUÍA

Acceso a la tierra para la industria extractiva: enfoques social y ambientalmente sostenibles

En las últimas décadas, los países de América Latina han optado por nuevos enfoques de acceso a la tierra para las industrias extractivas. América Latina ofrece interesantes lecciones a partir de esta experiencia.

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26
Abr
2012
COMPENDIO DE PUBLICACIONES

Spotlight on Publications: Extractive Industries and Land Use

Questions about land use are inextricably related to decisions about where and how to engage in extractive industry activities. Latin American countries have dealt with a range of land-related challenges, from land use planning and consent for securing access to land, to special considerations for indigenous peoples and environmental conservation, all of which have important implications for governments and local communities. This selection highlights some of the key publications dealing with issues of extractive industries and land use in Latin America.

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20
Abr
2012
Resumenes

De la expropiación a la licencia social: Acceso a la tierra para la industria extractiva

Los países de América Latina han encontrado estrategias interesantes para crear acuerdos entre individuos, comunidades y compañías privadas con relación al acceso a la tierra para la industria extractiva.

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