Full report on the AGM by Richard Solly, Co-ordinator, London Mining Network
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For the third anniversary of the Samarco tailings dam disaster, our friends in the Movement of People Affected by Dams in Brazil have issued a declaration: From the river to the sea, …
On 17 October, while we in London were at the AGM of the world’s largest mining multinational, BHP, our friends from the small farming community of Tabaco in La Guajira, Colombia, undertook an occupation of …
Hosted by Decolonising Environmentalism
at SOAS University of London,
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG.…
HANDS OFF AMADIBA!
Community leader Nonhle Mbuthuma speaks
Plus films of the struggle to save Xolobeni sands
6.30pm Friday 26th October
336 Brixton Road, London SW9 7AA.
The Amadiba area of Pondoland is on the …
The Rivers are Bleeding: British mining in Latin America
The vast expansion of mega-mining projects in Latin America is displacing indigenous communities, destroying local ecosystems, and costing lives and livelihoods.
In a new report, War …
Immediately before the 2018 BHP London AGM, we publish a summary of five cases where BHP has left behind severe environmental damage – and one case where if it goes ahead with a project, it …
We have received news of renewed death threats against our friends in The Wayuu Women’s Force – Fuerza de Mujeres Wayuu-Sütsüin Jiyeyuu Wayuu (FMW-SJW). FMW-SJW are among the more prominent critics of Cerrejon Coal (owned …
Join us 13-20 October for eight days of art, discussion and protest with leading environmental human rights defenders visiting London from Latin America to share their experiences resisting the world’s largest mining company, which has …
By Richard Solly, member of Colombia Solidarity Campaign and Co-ordinator of London Mining Network
In August I participated in a delegation to the province of La Guajira in Colombia, organised …
But who will have the last laugh?
By Richard Solly, Co-ordinator, London Mining Network
Ten years ago, the report of an Independent Panel of Inquiry into the impacts of Cerrejon Coal was published. Cerrejon is Latin …