Serbian Children Say: “Yes to Life No to Mining!”

Serbian Children Say: “Yes to Life No to Mining!”

Serbian children have joined the call to say no to Rio Tinto’s planned Jadar Copper project. Organised by the Nimbus organisation in Loznica (near Jadar) and financed by the ORCA Academy, a children’s drawing competition asked the question – would...
Tell Rio Tinto – Leave Jadarite in the Ground!

Tell Rio Tinto – Leave Jadarite in the Ground!

Last year, we put out a call to stand in solidarity with our friends in Serbia resisting the construction of Rio Tinto’s planned Lithium mine. Hundreds of you responded, calling on the company to walk away and pull out of the plans that would see forests...
Evasion and hypocrisy: the 2021 Rio Tinto plc AGM

Evasion and hypocrisy: the 2021 Rio Tinto plc AGM

Report by Richard Solly, Co-ordinator, London Mining Network, with assistance from Andrew Hickman, Andy Whitmore, Dina Rui, Roger Featherstone, Roger Moody, Sukhgerel Dugersuren, Yvonne Orengo and Zoe Lujic. Rio Tinto’s London AGM on 9 April 2021 was the first...

Communities in Serbia want Rio Tinto to LEAVE

Rio Tinto’s plans to construct the Jadar lithium mine in Serbia have met with stiff opposition. Communities living on the land where the mine, its associated tailings storage, and power plant are due to be constructed have a simple and clear demand for Rio...