Bangladesh: Phulbari Day 2014 observed in Phulbari

Bangladesh: Phulbari Day 2014 observed in Phulbari

Statement from the Bangladesh National Committee On 26th August 2014, the 8th anniversary of the Phulbari Mass uprising has been observed countrywide with the following slogan: ‘There is no place for the betrayers on the streets of Phulbari drenched with the blood of...

GCM's Phulbari project roundly condemned

Nostromo Research (London) has published a devastating critique of one of South Asia’s biggest proposed mining projects – London-based GCM Resources plc’s Phulbari Coal mine in Bangladesh. GCM Resources’ Annual General Meeting will take place...
Phulbari Day, 26 August 2015

Phulbari Day, 26 August 2015

Every year, the killings of protesters against opencast coal mining at Phulbari in Bangladesh are commemorated. Plans to construct a huge opencast mine are being pursued by London-listed GCM Resources. This year, a meeting was held in London to pay homage to the...
Phulbari Day, 26 August 2015

News from Phulbari

The week before the London AGM of GCM Resources was a tense week in Phulbari, where the company’s Bangladesh subsidiary Asia Energy wants to construct a huge opencast coal mine against local opposition. Fulbari tense over Asia Energy chief of operation’s...