Articles with the - Safety & Security - tag

This list displays all our content that was tagged with the "Safety & Security" tag. Below the list, you find all our content tags and the number in brackets indicate how many results you will find by clicking on them. If you are looking for any specific content, please make use of our search function (click on the magnifying glass in the header) …
28 results - showing 1 - 10
1 2 3
Ordering
Homicide rates in Peru and Latin America 2018
Safety & Security News SunflowerSunflower Updated January 27, 2019 2178   0   1   0   0  
As each year InSight Crime, a non-profit journalism and investigative organization specialized in monitoring and informing about organized crime in Latin America and the Caribbean, published the “2018 Homicide Round-Up” for the region recently.
Peru Crime & Safety Report - Details of the current U.S. Department of State Travel Advisory for Peru
Peru Advice & Security Series Travel Advisory (2018) TinTinTinTin Updated March 26, 2019 5041   0   1   0   0  
According to the current U.S. Department of State Travel Advisory, Peru has been assessed as level 1: exercise normal precautions. The following information is an extract of the current Travel Advisory for Peru issued by the U.S. Department of State. Additional information has been added by the U.S. Embassy in Lima and the author.
Cybersecurity Basics for Travelers to Peru
Peru Advice & Security Series Part 12 TinTinTinTin Updated March 26, 2019 4526   0   1   0   0  
As technical and physical cyber defenses become more robust and effective, individuals have become the increasingly weak link in the security chain. This weakness is exploited by malicious actors through threats like phishing. No matter the technology that a company installs, a data breach or ransomware attack is only one click away.
World Press Freedom Index 2018; source: Reporters without Borders
Safety & Security News SunflowerSunflower Updated April 25, 2018 2969   0   1   0   0  
Reporters without Borders just recently published the latest World Press Freedom Index 2018; and Peru occupies with position 88 of 180 listed countries a middle ranking globally and with position 6 out of 12 countries as well in South America.
Homicide rates in Latin America and the Caribbean 2017; map: InSight Crime
Safety & Security News SunflowerSunflower Updated January 27, 2019 5869   0   1   0   0  
Just recently InSight Crime, a non-profit journalism and investigative organization specialized in monitoring and informing about organized crime in Latin America and the Caribbean, published the latest “Homicide Round-Up” for the region.
Strong earthquake hits southern Peru
Safety & Security News SunflowerSunflower Updated January 14, 2018 998   0   1   0   0  
Early Sunday morning at 04.18 am local time a magnitude 7.1 earthquake shock southern Peru killing at least 2 people and causing damages to infrastructure and homes.
Road block on the only access road to Machu Picchu to protest against the introduction of a new bus company; photo: La Republica
Travel News SunflowerSunflower Updated November 30, 2017 2133   0   1   0   0  
Yesterday once again the access to Machu Picchu was blocked. Huge rocks were place on the tracks of the train route to Machu Picchu Pueblo, buses blocked the only access road from there to the Inca citadel and enraged citizens protested in town. Hundreds of visitors were stranded and couldn’t get to Machu Picchu or back.
Travel Security in a changing world
Editors' Opinion TinTinTinTin Updated November 23, 2017 1758   0   1   0   0  
Our world is changing with such a dramatic speed and it is actually scary to observe what happens all around us. I’m pretty sure that many sometimes feel helpless or even scared about certain events close to home.
Green Bus accident leaves 9 dead and over 30 injured; photo: Andina
Safety & Security News SunflowerSunflower Updated July 10, 2017 2591   0   1   0   0  
Yesterday afternoon a relaxing and fun Sunday trip ended in tragedy. Shortly before 05.00 pm a tour bus crashed in Lima’s district Rimac and plunged down 10m leaving at least 9 passengers dead and more than 30 injured.
Peru is far from being a dangerous country …
Safety & Security News SunflowerSunflower Updated October 06, 2019 2926   0   1   0   3  
When it comes to the safety and security situation in the country, Peru unfortunately has an extremely bad reputation; and especially travelers spending their well-earned vacation in Peru and foreigners moving to the country are often concerned. The experienced reality in the year 2017 however is quite different. While Peru surely isn’t the safest and most peaceful country on...
28 results - showing 1 - 10
1 2 3

Content Tags