NO ACORDAR CON LAS TINIEBLAS – Jachal, Argentina

Jachal, Argentina states it will not allow a covenant with darkness

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Jachal, Argentina states it will not allow a covenant with darkness

Jachal, Argentina states it will not allow a covenant with darkness

Jachal, Argetina states it will not allow a covenant with darkness. Official press release by the Don´t Touch Jachal Assembly The Argentinian Mining Federal Pact has been signed by the ex-president Cristina Fernández de Kichner and the ex-governor José Luis Gioja of San Juan, joined by other Barrick governors is...

National and international organizations ask the Colombian Constitutional Court to stop the recoil of Popular Consultations

National and international organizations ask the Colombian Constitutional Court to stop the recoil of Popular Consultations

by: Valentina Camacho Montealegre @valentinacmpm (twitter) Through a public letter to the Colombian Constitutional Court, 14 international organizations, 112 Colombian organizations, six research groups and 90 experts and social leaders expressed their opposition against the pronouncement made by the high court saying they are looking at ways of limiting popular...

Safeguarding People and the Environment in Chinese Investments- A guide for community advocactes

Safeguarding People and the Environment in Chinese Investments- A guide for community advocactes

Inclusive Development International has published a new set of action resources for advocates on Chinese outbound investment and infrastructure finance. . Safeguarding People and the Environment in Chinese Investments: A Guide for Community Advocates, is a practical guide to the policies, standards and guidelines that apply to Chinese outbound investment....

Women Building Power- Toolkit for climate and energy justice for African women

Women Building Power- Toolkit for climate and energy justice for African women

Women Building Power is a cutting-edge and developing collection of research, information materials, and tools which forms the knowledge hub of an emerging African women-led grassroots driven campaign on Fossil Fuels, Energy and Climate Justice. Click here to access Women Building Power research and tools in languages including English, French and...

Beneath the surface: Practical films to help communities fight mining

Beneath the surface: Practical films to help communities fight mining

In this series of short videos from the New Media Advocacy Project, communities resisting mining around the world share their knowledge both of the impacts of mining and how they are fighting back. The films offer practical advice for communities resisting mining. Other films in the series include: Beneath the...

BASIC PRINCIPLES FOR PROTECTING YOUR COMMUNITY FROM EXTRACTIVE INDUSTRIES

BASIC PRINCIPLES FOR PROTECTING YOUR COMMUNITY FROM EXTRACTIVE INDUSTRIES

This 5-page introduction to how to protect your community from mining is perfect for helping communities respond rapidly to emerging threats from mining in their regions. Download: Protecting your community from mining, a basic guide. This is an abbreviated version of a longer guide written by Carlos Zorilla, a community...

Protecting Your Community from Mining and Other Extractive Industries

Protecting Your Community from Mining and Other Extractive Industries

This is an updated how-to guide for resisting mining and other extractive operations and protecting your community. Read the full guide online (pdf). Read the added supplement online (pdf). See the related photo guide.  The guide provides strategies and tactics for preventing extraction, and for reducing damage if extraction is...

Beautiful Rising

Beautiful Rising

Beautiful Rising is a new activist toolkit aimed at helping people put an end to injustices like militarism and dictatorship, with a specific focus on sharing lessons from the Global South. Access the toolkit here. Bringing together the combined experience of activists from around the world, the toolkit, seeks to strengthen the...

#MineAlert South Africa

#MineAlert South Africa

#MineAlert is a website and mobile app that alerts residents and organisations to mining applications and licences in their regions. It aims to promote public- and private-sector accountability in the mining sector, to advance civil society and socio-economic rights, to protect the free flow of information, and to strengthen justice...

Video As Evidence: Field Guide | Witness Recursos

Video As Evidence: Field Guide | Witness Recursos

Video captured by citizens and activists can be instrumental in drawing attention to human rights abuses, calling for investigations and advocating for change. But many filmers want their videos to do more: they want their footage to expose abuse and help bring about justice. However, the quality of citizen video...

Community Environmental Monitoring Guide

Community Environmental Monitoring Guide

This guide, by the Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF), is brilliantly easy to use and understand. It is an invaluable resource for training and teaching environmental monitors in communities across the world. It goes through logical and clear steps from reviewing your local environment then monitoring the impacts of...