Mining, CIDA partnership in Peru is pacification program, not development

Local indigenous rep writes to World Vision, Barrick Gold, CIDA asking them to stop.

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Miguel Palacin, the general co-ordinator of the Andean Coordinator of Indigenous Organizations.
Rick Arnold
Published: Monday, 03/05/2012 12:00 am EST

Controversy erupted recently about new funding arrangements announced by the Canadian International Development Agency that would hook CIDA up with the mining industry and have both channelling funds to South America and Africa via a handful of international NGOs.

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