Saturday 8 April 2017
10 30am – 4.00pm
Hosted by Friends of the Earth, 139 Clapham Road, Stockwell, London, SW9 0HP
In late February, a delegation of Church investors from several countries …
Members of indigenous Wayuu communities recently blocked the railway carrying coal from the Cerrejon mine (a joint venture of BHP Billiton, Glencore and Anglo American) to the export port on the coast. The protest was …
On 16 August, 2012, South African police shot and killed 34 striking miners at Lonmin’s Marikana platinum mine. Lonmin is a British company – successor to Lonrho, which …
A short film by Zoe Broughton from last week’s Lonmin AGM protest and commemoration for the 34 South African miners killed at the British company’s Marikana platinum mine in South Africa in August 2012.
There was extensive media coverage of this year’s Lonmin AGM. Check out the following:
The following is a summary attached of the E Comm report http://ec.europa.eu/environment/waste/mining/pdf/report_mining_waste.pdf (E Comm COM(2016) 553 Sept 2016 report to the European Parliament and European Council on on the implementation of Directive 2006/21/EC on the …
The following are the record of the informal stakeholder consultation on the implementation of the European Mining Waste Directive that took place in the European Parliament. LMN’s Research Associate Richard Harkinson attended, and presented at …
Monday, January 23rd 2017
The undersigning organizations condemn the assassination of Aldemar Parra García and express our deepest condolences to his family.
On January 7, Aldemar was assassinated by two unidentified gunmen on a …
Since the police killings of 34 striking mine workers in August 2012, British-South African mining firm, Lonmin, has failed to live up to many of its social commitments to the workers and the survivors of …
On Wednesday 8 February, join Coal Action Network, Friends of the Earth and London Mining Network for a creative demonstration to demand an end to coal in the UK now!
12 noon – demonstration
Our friends at RAID (Rights and Accountability in Development) recently published a report called ‘Bribery in its purest form’: Och-Ziff, asset laundering and the London connection.
A recent article in the Guardian pointed out …
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