COVID-19 & the Mining Industry – New Report

COVID-19 & the Mining Industry – New Report

June 2nd, 2020 saw the release of a new global analysis that explores the four main ways in which the mining industry and states are profiting from the COVID-19 pandemic, at the expense of people and planet. Drawing on 500+ sources and endorsed by 300+ communities and...
Caimanes: injustice, dust and megamining

Caimanes: injustice, dust and megamining

By Elif Karakartal, documentary film-maker and Master in Anthropology. Elif witnessed and reported the Caimanes conflict between 2012 and 2016 as an international observer with the Danielle Mitterrand Foundation. An earlier Spanish version of this article appeared on...
London-listed Danakali in Eritrea

London-listed Danakali in Eritrea

22 May 2020 Press Release from LMN member group Eritrea Focus We note with concern the announcement that Danakali – an Australian based mining house, listed on the London Stock Exchange – is proceeding with its investments in Eritrea.(1) In a statement the company...
Press Release: Antofagasta AGM 2020

Press Release: Antofagasta AGM 2020

Toxic Dust Clouds, Water Crises & Legal Trouble: What Antofagasta’s Closed-Door AGM is Trying to Hide From Key Points Antofagasta Minerals (one of the world’s ten largest copper mining companies) will hold its AGM behind closed doors, though other companies have...
Press Release: Antofagasta AGM 2020

Questions for Antofagasta

On Wednesday, 20 May, at 10am, Antofagasta will hold its behind-closed-doors AGM for the minimum quorum of shareholders. The rest of us will not be able to attend – but shareholders have been invited to submit questions in writing, which the company undertakes...