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Developing justice: Natural resources and fair economies

Recorded live from Ottawa at 7PM EST on Monday, April 22, the Inter Pares' 2013 speaker series, features Jennifer Moore of Mining Watch and Ahnan from Northern Burma.  Follow the event in French here.

 

 

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| April 21, 2013
April 12, 2013 |
For over five years now the Coalition has been pushing an agenda of mining reforms in Quebec and things are shifting dramatically putting industry on the defensive.
A protester outside hearings for the Matoush uranium project in Mistissini sends
| April 11, 2013

Barrick Gold CEO gets called out at Toronto mining convention

Once a year, the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) throws the world's largest mining convention in downtown Toronto. This year, the convention featured a track on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) that was open to the public. The final session of this track was a CEO panel featuring Jamie Sokalsky, the CEO of Barrick Gold.

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| March 19, 2013
March 13, 2013 |
Today, the Algonquins of Barriere Lake are re-affirming their opposition to the proposed exploration activities of the junior mining company Copper One within their unceded traditional territory.
March 1, 2013 |
Lolita Chávez says it is love of life that motivates her to risk her own as an outspoken Maya K'iche' activist against racism, mining, and hydroelectric project developments in Guatemala.
February 27, 2013 |
The outcome of this case should be a landmark decision as to whether the federal government has been acting illegally by permitting the use of lakes as dump sites for metal mining companies in Canada.
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