From the very beginning of the Las Bambas project in 2004, there was always clear direction to be followed in all work areas, with management based on principles and values that include respect for life and culture and an ongoing transparent and equal dialogue.
We are aware that our efforts to contribute to sustainable development in Cotabambas and Grau provinces go hand in hand with the preservation and revaluation of local cultural riches and archaeological heritage. Only then can we ensure their continued existence and preserve their transcendence to society.
The book that you hold in your hands represents an essential part of this effort to strengthen culture and identity. Thanks to painstaking research and oral narratives handed down from generation to generation, we present you with a rich panorama of history and local customs, the astounding landscape and