Civil society groups from North and South America today launched an online map illustrating the harm done to communities at the sites of eight massive mines.
Changing public policy and mining practices to ensure the health of individuals, communities and ecosystems.
A request for the company to support the restoration of electricity to homes of the Karonsi’e Dongi people in Bumper, East Luwu, South Sulawesi, Indonesia.
Banro Corporation serves as a case study for the need to find solutions to protect not only diverse and sensitive eco-systems, but also the lives, dignity, and human rights of people.
We, the undersigned organizations, are deeply concerned about reports emerging from Chubut, about the increased presence of the mining lobby.
HudBay's operations in Peru and Guatemala: violence and repression found to result from mining company contracts with state security forces.
Representatives of the Union of British Columbia Indian Chiefs (UBCIC) and the Xinka Indigenous Parliament of Guatemala joined forces to call on Canadian mining companies to respect Indigenous rights.
Solaris’ copper-molybdenum project is in advanced-exploration phase and its concessions overlap with Indigenous Shuar territory.
On Monday June 17th, Global Affairs Canada will release its updated “Voices at Risk Guidelines on Supporting Human Rights Defenders”. MiningWatch Canada has been working on this issue.
An overview of the media coverage and the environmental emergency registry reveals at least two spills in the past year
Over Two Hundred Organizations Denounce Multimillion-Dollar Suit Brought by U.S. Mining Firm Against Guatemala