DERRAMES, CONTAMINACIÓN Y SILENCIO DE LOS ORGANISMOS OFICIALES en Jacal, Argentina

LEAKAGES, POLLUTION AND SILENCED GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS in Jachal, Argentina

LEAKAGES, POLLUTION AND SILENCED GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS in Jachal, Argentina

LEAKAGES, POLLUTION AND SILENCED GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS in Jachal, Argentina

On the 13th of September 2015, there was a leakage of cyanide solution to various water bodies in San Juan, Argentina, consequence of mining activities in the area. This has been the biggest mining incident in the story of the country. However, this leakage was not the only one and...

The Colombian government has a new strategy to limit popular consultations but communities are proving it wrong

The Colombian government has a new strategy to limit popular consultations but communities are proving it wrong

The Colombian Government is taking steps to stop citizens participating in decisions about the future of their territories. But the people of Córdoba are fighting back. Article translated from Spanish to English by Yes to Life no to Mining. 23/11/17. For original article, click here. As a result of the...

Press Release: Frontline defenders travel to London to counter Mines and Money conference between 25-30 November

Press Release: Frontline defenders travel to London to counter Mines and Money conference between 25-30 November

YLNM Coordinator for South East Asia Enteng Bautista and Camila Mendez from member group COSAJUCA, will travel to the heart of the mining industry- London – to challenge the Mines and Money Conference. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – 21/11/17.  London Mining Network, War on Want, The Gaia Foundation, YLNM, Colombia Solidarity,...

Seeking Justice for Rape, Murder & Repression in the Mining Industry: The Hudbay Minerals/CGN lawsuits

Seeking Justice for Rape, Murder & Repression in the Mining Industry: The Hudbay Minerals/CGN lawsuits

A photo-essay by Grahame Russell, from YLNM member group Rights Action. November 22, 2017. From Nov.8-24, in Toronto, Canada, eleven Mayan Q’eqchi’ women from Guatemala are being questioned –one a day- by Hudbay Minerals’ team of lawyers from the well-connected Fasken Martineau law firm. These examinations for discovery (depositions) are...

The secret of your smartphone

The secret of your smartphone

  • Written on: 22 November 2017
  • Posted under: Videos

  Animation from The Institute of Global Responsibility – Instytut Globalnej Odpowiedzialności (IGO) – Poland Do you really know your cell phone? Are you familiar with its hidden feature that changes people’s lives all over the world? Find out the truth about our smartphones. This short animation talks about serious...

Panorama Mine: Mapping French mining projects

Panorama Mine: Mapping French mining projects

Panorama Mine is an interactive map created by Engineers Without Borders France (ISF SystExt). The map makes visible mining operations and related activities happening across the nation of France and in French overseas territories, such as French Guyana where the Montagne d’Or project threatens rich rainforests and forest communities. YLNM...

The Dark Side of Digitalization: Will Industry 4.0 Create New Raw Materials Demands? 

The Dark Side of Digitalization: Will Industry 4.0 Create New Raw Materials Demands? 

The digitalisation of production and the ‘Internet of Things’, referred to as Industry 4.0 in Europe, is being sold with the promise of ‘clean’ economic growth and resource efficiency in a time of converging eco-social crises. But although the new technologies making this ‘fourth industrial revolution’ possible might seem sleek, clean...

Carta internacional de Solidaridad con Jesús Cruz de Stop Uranio de Salamanca

¡¡¡Por el Derecho a Resistir!!! YLNM apoya a Jesús Cruz, bloguero y activista de Stop Uranio, Salamanca, España Leer la carta y las personas y organizaciones que la apoyan....