Upcoming Event: Martial Mining Report Launch

Upcoming Event: Martial Mining Report Launch

London Mining Network is pleased to announce the launch of our latest report, Martial Mining. Martial Mining exposes the links between mining, the international arms trade, and warfare. Across the globe, these destructive forces go hand in hand, from the minerals...
Hidden in plain sight: BHP’s 2020 AGMs

Hidden in plain sight: BHP’s 2020 AGMs

Former residents of the Tabaco community, La Guajira, Colombia, stand in the ruins of their house after their 9 August 2001 eviction to make way for expansion of the Cerrejon coal mine, now 33% owned by BHP by Richard Solly, Co-ordinator, London Mining Network London...
BHP: these questions deserve answers

BHP: these questions deserve answers

London Mining Network submitted the following questions to BHP on behalf of BHP-affected communities and workers in advance of its online AGM on 14 October. As you can see from the AGM report, few of them were answered. We invite answers from BHP, and they should be...
BHP: these questions deserve answers

Listen up, BHP! An AGM Call to Action

Wherever it goes, BHP leaves a trail of harm. It drains, poisons or diverts the water. It fails to put things right where it has done wrong. It’s time for BHP to listen to the voices of those they’re harming. We’re marking BHP’s 2020 AGM with a...
BHP is not very engaging

BHP is not very engaging

The aftermath of the Samarco tailings dam collapse in Minas Gerais, Brazil, November 2015 By Richard Solly, Co-ordinator, London Mining Network BHP’s online ‘shareholder engagement session’ on Wednesday 23 September represented a masterful step...