Really, Rio Tinto? Resistance goes online

Really, Rio Tinto? Resistance goes online

Rio Tinto’s annual general meeting (AGM) on Wednesday 8th April wasn’t your typical three hour sit-down in a room of slightly bored, mostly white middle-aged investors, followed by posh triangle sandwiches and crisps. Nor was there a small but lively crowd...
Rio Tinto ONLINE WEEK OF ACTION!

Rio Tinto ONLINE WEEK OF ACTION!

It’s British-Australian multinational Rio Tinto’s annual shareholder meeting on Wednesday 8th April. We can’t protest it in person, but we can online in solidarity with affected communities. Why are we doing this, especially during these uncertain times? We understand...
Resisting Rio Tinto: clean up your mess!

Resisting Rio Tinto: clean up your mess!

British-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto is gaining a reputation for not cleaning up its toxic mining mess – in Papua New Guinea, West Papua and Madagascar, to name a few. Most recently, the government of New Zealand threatened the company with legal action for...
Communities demanding redress from Rio Tinto

Communities demanding redress from Rio Tinto

Representatives from Rio Tinto-affected communities or from supporting organisations from Bougainville, Madagascar and US were going to travel to the UK for a week of action around Rio Tinto’s annual general meeting (AGM). Obviously the global pandemic made this...