AIM mining companies and human rights

AIM mining companies and human rights

AIM-traded mining companies and human rights assesses eight case studies that illustrate human rights impacts and controversies – including in relation to environmental rights. They arise from current and planned operations of mining companies with shares traded on...
Latest bulletin

Latest bulletin

JANUARY 2019 Dear friends, Last Friday 25 January, there was a catastrophic tailings dam burst at Brumadinho in Brazil, at an iron ore mine run by Brazilian multinational Vale. Although the environmental damage done seems to be much less than when the Fundao tailings...
The sound and the fury: yet another GCM AGM

The sound and the fury: yet another GCM AGM

Report by Richard Solly, Co-ordinator, London Mining Network I suspect that GCM Resources management thought that if they held their AGM this year on 28 December, deep in the heart of the Christmas-New Year break, protesters would stay away and they could have a quiet...
Protest against GCM Resources at its AGM on 28 December

Protest against GCM Resources at its AGM on 28 December

Our friends at Phulbari Solidarity Group and Committee to Protect Resources of Bangladesh, UK branch, are planning a protest at the AGM of GCM Resources, which continues lobbying to be allowed to construct a huge opencast coal mine at Phulbari in northwestern...
Breaking free from BHP

Breaking free from BHP

Dear friends, We’ve got a bumper mailout for you this time, with masses of news of our recent involvement in a solidarity visit to communities affected by the Cerrejon coal mine in Colombia and London activities in commemoration of the Marikana Massacre in South...
Flogging a Dead Horse: the 2017 GCM Resources AGM

Flogging a Dead Horse: the 2017 GCM Resources AGM

“The overall indication from various departments has not been entirely negative…” Datuk Michael Tang, Executive Chairman, GCM Resources. Report on the GCM Resources AGM, 4 Hamilton Place, London W1, Tuesday 12 December 2017 by Richard Solly, Co-ordinator, London...