Mayor calls for dialogue Ferreñafe but stresses importance of responsible mining
Reaffirming its position for a peaceful solution to the conflict provoked by mining in Kañaris, Ferreñafe provincial mayor, Edilberto Bardales Román said that mining is important for the development of a nation, "where responsible".
"I understand that mining for Peru's development plays an important role, responsible whenever their commitments to protect the environment, and to respect the agreements reached with the communities where it performs this activity."
The mayor, invoked the distinction kañarenses without political unity in these difficult times, hoping that this conflict is a reason that the Central Government hear their demands, for thus ending centuries of neglect suffered by the people for the sake social inclusion.
He stressed the need to coordinate efforts, promoting the sustainable development of the district whose indicators require a 92% poverty and 53% in extreme poverty and high illiteracy, malnutrition, among others. This situation implies a harmonious development of mining, agriculture and other activities.