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Nick Caistor

Ofxam, in conjunction with other NGOs and other Bolivian authorities, are working to implement an early warning system to lessen the damaging effects of landslides on the heavily populated steep slopes of the Bolivian capital.
The traditional middle class neighbourhoods of Buenos Aires are being threatened by speculative development of high-rise buildings. The local communities have fought back with some success.
Antonio Domingo Bussi, a former general who is held responsible for the disappearance and death of more than a thousand people in the northern province of Tucumán died recently in Argentina at the age of 85.

Argentina: death in soya war

A peasant leader has been killed in Santiago del Estero, apparently by gunmen sent in by a local landowner.
Nick Caistor, from LAB, visited Susana during his recent tour in Peru.