Historias de resistencia

Stories of Resistance

Webinar: How do we move beyond mining? Australian perspectives on post-extractivism

Webinar: How do we move beyond mining? Australian perspectives on post-extractivism

Join us for the fourth of YLNM’s free ‘Life After Mining’ webinar series. The webinar will explore the role Australian mining companies are playing in violations of human and Nature’s rights around the world, and Australian perspectives on how we can move beyond the unnecessary mass extraction of minerals, metals and...

Building a post-extractive society in Southeast Asia

Building a post-extractive society in Southeast Asia

As part of the YLNM Network’s Life After Mining webinar series, speakers from Myanmar, the Philippines and the UK discuss what post-extractivism might mean in Southeast Asia. They explore the struggles of grassroots movements, the importance of international solidarity and alternatives to the extractive development paradigm that are already emerging...

Impulso a nueva red de alerta sobre la minería de litio en Portugal

Impulso a nueva red de alerta sobre la minería de litio en Portugal

El sábado 11 de mayo, la plataforma portuguesa Unidos em Defesa de Covas do Barroso UDCB y afectados por proyectos inminentes de minería de litio y otros minerales en Portugal tuvieron un encuentro de alerta contra la minería. Fue en el municipio de Boticas y la intención fue poner en...

América Latina camina hacia el post-extractivismo

América Latina camina hacia el post-extractivismo

Webinar de YLNM: yestolifenotomining.org Las comunidades, la naturaleza y el clima están siendo amenazados mundialmente por la megaminería con consecuencias severas que ya estamos experimentando. El apetito global por los minerales está creciendo de manera voraz, llevandonos a exceder los límites planetarios por el consumo excesivo de unos pocos y...

Atalaya Mining knocked back in Huelva, weakened in Galicia, sent tumbling in London

Atalaya Mining knocked back in Huelva, weakened in Galicia, sent tumbling in London

Galicia’s Regional Environment Minister has promised to meet with citizens opposing copper mining in Touro and O Pino, while Andalucia’s High Court has annulled environmental and mining authorisations at Atalaya Mining’s Rio Tinto Mine, as the company faces multiple set backs. On Friday 26th of April we woke up in...

Webinar: Building a post-extractive society in Southeast Asia

Webinar: Building a post-extractive society in Southeast Asia

Join us for the third of YLNM’s free ‘Life After Mining’ webinar series. The webinar will explore how communities and social movements are resisting plunder of minerals and metals in Southeast Asia- their struggles and successes- and the larger movement towards constructing a ‘post-extractive’ society in the region. Date: 1st...

Mines & Territory – Colombia – March 2019

You can download this news letter with updated information about socio environmental conflicts in Colombia, and the latest news about these in the following link: https://catapa.be/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Mines-Territory-February-Issue-2019.pdf This is a huge effort brought to the network by CATAPA ...

Media Release: Water is Life Toolkit released on World Water Day

Media Release: Water is Life Toolkit released on World Water Day

Media Release. 22/03/2019 – World Water Day 2019 Read an interactive version of this media release here. “You cannot separate the land from the water, or the people from the land.”– Lynn Noel. On World Water Day 2019, the global Yes to Life, No to Mining Network, The Gaia Foundation have...

Video: Paths to post-extractivism in Latin America

Video: Paths to post-extractivism in Latin America

YLNM Latin America kicked off the network’s year-long ‘Life After Mining’ webinar series with a discussion focusing on the emergence of people-led resistance and alternatives to mining in Latin America. Watch a full recording of the webinar here (in Spanish). Find out more about the wider ‘Life After Mining’ webinar series...

Defending Kawthoolei: The story of Salween Peace Park

Defending Kawthoolei: The story of Salween Peace Park

A new video from YLNM, IPCM and Kalikasan PNE shares the inspiring story of the Indigenous Karen People’s defence of their ancestral territory- Kawthoolei- through the creation of Salween Peace Park. It is accompanied by a photo story from YLNM Regional Coordinator for S.E.Asia, Clemente Bautista. The Salween Peace Park...