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La Guajira, Colombia: On Wednesday 24 February, the last family of villagers who had returned to the old village site at Roche out of frustration at conditions in the new settlement constructed by Cerrejon Coal …
By Richard Solly, Co-ordinator, London Mining Network, with assistance from Julia Lagoutte
We have just received news that many families from three of …
From Cape to Cairo – Rhodes` vision of the conquest of Africa. He got as far as Northen Rhodesia , modern day Zambia, and through his agent and companies influenced mining development as far as …
On the 9 October, as part of global #ReclaimPower mobilisations, London Mining Network and other groups in London held an action tour in Central London, stopping at various companies and government agencies that are enabling …
By Hal Rhoades of LMN member group Gaia Foundation
Yesterday members of UK civil society held an action in central London to challenge the Mining On Top Africa: London Summit.
Two of us managed …
by Diana Salazar, Emma Banks and Doris Salazar
Mine workers from the Sintracarbon union at the Cerrejon coal mine in Colombia were in Britain last month for the Anglo American AGM, the Scottish Trade Union Congress meeting and meetings of IndustriALL global mine …
by Richard Solly, Co-ordinator, London Mining Network
- Company pressed on climate issues but puts its faith in technological fixes rather than pulling out of coal
The Cerrejon coal mine in Colombia
This blog first appeared on Union Solidarity International at https://usilive.org/coal-miners-against-coal/.
Freddy Lozano leads a union of coal miners who are against coal mining.
Let me …
Boats waiting to load iron ore at Port Hedland, Australia.
Source: The Ocean Foundation
Ports in a Storm
How does Brazil’s plan for the Porto Sul iron ore export port compare with similar projects around …
(Original Spanish version here)
It is altogether rather easy and convenient for the Colombian government, and institutions like the Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development, to attribute the drought being experienced in much of …