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Erick Mateo Pacheco, 9, is seen near empty houses in Villa Pasco, 15 km from the city of Cerro de Pasco, Peru. Villa Pasco was designated as a potential site to relocate the population of the contaminated mining city of Cerro de Pasco. Electricity, water and homes were build in the 1990's, but today 70% of the homes are empty. Residents of Cerro de Pasco complained that the homes are too small to live in.