Pablo Andres Rivero · May, 2012

Latest posts by Pablo Andres Rivero from May, 2012

Bolivia: Protests Sweep Across the Country

  10 May 2012

A wave of protests are sweeping across Bolivia, affecting at least six of the largest regions of the country. Although conflicts are not initially linked to each other, they have generated a climate of political instability, raising challenging questions for the government of Evo Morales. Netizens share videos, reports, and reactions to these protests.

Bolivia: Development at What Cost? New Conflict Over TIPNIS Road

  10 May 2012

A proposed road project in Bolivia that plans to cross right through the middle of the Indigenous Territory and National Park Isiboro Sécure (TIPNIS for its initials in Spanish) is once again generating conflict. Indigenous organisations insist on their right to be consulted about policies concerning their territories.