Herramientas

Toolkits

Here we’ve identified handbooks, maps, resources and publications that serve to support your resistance efforts. Some have been designed specifically for community resistance against land grabs and mining, whilst others provide useful supporting evidence, precedent setting cases that we can all learn from, or legal advice for those looking to make a case against the extractives sector. If you have any toolkits or leads you think would be useful to feature on this page, please drop us a line through the connect page.

Aquí hemos identificado manuales, mapas, recursos y publicaciones que sirven para apoyar tus esfuerzos en esta resistencia. Algunos han sido diseñados específicamente para la resistencia comunitaria al acaparamiento de tierras y a la minería, mientras que otros proveen información de utilidad en procesos legales, casos que sentaron precedente y de los que todos podemos aprender, o consejos legales para los que se proponen demandar al sector extractivo. Si conoces alguna herramienta o pista que te parezca de utilidad para ser incluida en esta página, por favor envíanos un mensaje a través de la página de conexión.

Defensa — Comunicando tu Mensaje

Advocacy – Speaking out Against Mining

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...

Beautiful Rising

Beautiful Rising is a new activist toolkit aimed at helping people put an end to injustices like militarism and dictatorship, with a...

#MineAlert South Africa

#MineAlert is a website and mobile app that alerts residents and organisations to mining applications and licences in their regions....

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...

Community Environmental Monitoring Guide

This guide, by the Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF), is brilliantly easy to use and understand. It is an...

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Evidencia — Reforzando tu Argumentación

Useful Supporting Evidence & Research

New map shows how Latin American women are resisting violent extractivism

A beautiful new interactive map makes visible the ways in which women are resisting violent extractivism in Latin America. 13/03/2017....

To change a BIT is not enough

Report by Both ENDS. 2015. How do globalised ‘free trade’ agreements entrench inequalities and perpetuate ecological destruction? This 2015 report...

Gold-digging with investor-state lawsuits: Canadian mining corporation sues to force Romanians to accept toxic Roşia Montană goldmine

A new report from YLNM member group Mining Watch Romania reveals how free trade deals like the Canada-EU Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement...

Breaching environmental boundaries: UN report on resource limits

This summer, the United Nations International Resource Panel (IRP), published ‘Global Material Flows and Resource Productivity’, a report that admits...

The Sky’s Limit: Why the Paris Climate Goals Require a Managed Decline of Fossil Fuel Production

Oil Change International, in collaboration with 350.org, Amazon Watch, APMDD, AYCC, Bold Alliance, Christian Aid, Earthworks, Équiterre, Global Catholic Climate...

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