Silent Protest Held in Support of Communities of Limpopo

Gaia Foundation press release, Thursday 15th December 2011 Yesterday in Central London a silent protest took place outside the General Meeting of Shareholders of Australian mining company, Coal of Africa Ltd (CoAL). The protest was held in solidarity with the...

Saami communities protest in London over mining

This morning representatives of several Indigenous Saami communities from Scandinavia protested outside the ‘Mines and Money’ London conference in order to raise awareness over the destruction of their traditional lands by mining. Saami areas in Sweden are currently...

Xstrata under fire on three continents

Protesters storm Xstrata’s London HQ Protesters’ account and comments at N30, corporate greed, Xstrata and the right to protest, http://occupylsx.org/?p=1755. See also:...

UK secretly helping Canada push its oil sands project

The UK government has been giving secret support at the very highest levels to Canada’s campaign against European penalties on its highly polluting tar sands fuel, the Guardian can reveal. At the same time, the UK government was being lobbied by Shell and BP,...