Nueva Consulta Popular en Colombia le gana a la minería

Cabrera: New Popular Consultation wins over mining in Colombia

Cabrera: New Popular Consultation wins over mining in Colombia

Cabrera: New Popular Consultation wins over mining in Colombia

The people of Cabrera, a water-rich, food producing municipality in Colombia, have banned mining and large hydropower on their lands through a popular consultation. Their victory is the latest success in a wave of popular consultations across Latin America. Article by YLNM Coordinator Mariana Gomez. Video produced by the people of Cabrera,...

The Path of the Anacondas: Protecting the Amazon-Andes-Atlantic Corridor

The Path of the Anacondas: Protecting the Amazon-Andes-Atlantic Corridor

  • Written on: 04 January 2016
  • Posted under: Videos

This new illustrated animation from The Path of the Anacondas Initiative explores how the Amazon Rainforest regulates our climate and supports life on Earth. The film emphasises that our planet is a living, self regulating organism of which we are all part. It argues that to thrive, we must protect the...

Fighting Conga: an emblematic case – Perú

Fighting Conga: an emblematic case – Perú

Originally written by Gerald Lebrun The fight against Conga project, an emblematic case of resistance to large-scale mining in Peru. Introduction The fight against Conga project has become the most emblematic struggle against a mining project, emblematic by the determination and courage of a population that has resisted and continues...