“Perú paga un alto precio por su modelo minero”

“Perú paga un alto precio por su modelo minero”

La minería es la principal fuente de conflictos sociales y ambientales en el Perú, una actividad impulsada por la creciente demanda mundial de metales preciosos necesarios para la fabricación de aparatos electrónicos. Via DeutscheWelle. Perú es uno de los mayores productores de cobre y de oro del mundo. Con los...

Extracting Metals from E-Waste Costs 13 Times Less Than Mining Ore

Extracting Metals from E-Waste Costs 13 Times Less Than Mining Ore

Recovering gold, copper, and other metals from electronic waste isn’t just sustainable, it’s actually 13 times cheaper than extracting metals from mines, researchers report in the American Chemical Society’s journal Environmental Science & Technology. Environmental Leader, 9th April 2018. Researchers from Tsinghua University in Beijing and Macquarie University in Australia...

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,...

Que Aprendí Consulta Popular Cajamarca Tolima | What we learn from Popular Consultations against Mining

Que Aprendí Consulta Popular Cajamarca Tolima | What we learn from Popular Consultations against Mining

What we learn from Popular Consultations against Mining! #powerinthehandsofthepeople Lo que se aprende de las consultas populares!!! #elpoderenmanosdelagente #CajamarcaSeRespeta...

Crested Butte celebrates as longest running mine battle in the West nears end

Crested Butte celebrates as longest running mine battle in the West nears end

Crested Butte, a former mining town in Colorado, has transformed itself into a thriving destination for outdoor sports, pioneering a new economy. The community have also defeated plans for a new mine after 40-years of struggle… Published by Denver Post.  o1/10/2016 CRESTED BUTTE — This end-of-the-road village has spent nearly...

Colombia in focus (II): Those opposing mining are considered terrorists

Colombia in focus (II): Those opposing mining are considered terrorists

 In part two of an extended interview, YLNM Coordinator Mariana Gomez and environmental and cultural governance expert Nelson Ortiz describe how mining companies come to regions of Colombia promising gold and money to the local groups, later leaving them with nothing. As a result, local communities in areas such as...

Alternatives: A Circular Economy

Alternatives: A Circular Economy

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