Agua, tierra, derechos y alternativas

Agua, tierra, derechos y alternativas

Agua, tierra, derechos y alternativas

Agua, tierra, derechos y alternativas

ContraMINAcción abre con el “III Encuentro sobre os Impactos da Minaría” espacios de debate sobre el modelo extractivo y sus alternativas con presencia de la red global Sí a la Vida, No a la Mineria   ContraMINAccion. 13/03/2017. En el centro estuvo la preocupación creciente por los proyectos mineros y...

Being Human: Death, Development and Earth’s Defenders

Being Human: Death, Development and Earth’s Defenders

 Men and women protecting land, water and livelihoods around the world are being killed for standing up in defence of life, writes YLNM Regional Coordinator Hannibal Rhoades in this opinion piece. They are, ultimately, victims of a development paradigm that justifies ecological destruction and neo-colonial exploitation.   Originally published by...

Filipino environmentalists join global protests to demand justice for Honduran activist Berta Caceres

Filipino environmentalists join global protests to demand justice for Honduran activist Berta Caceres

Kalikasan PNE is a member organisation of the Yes to Life, No to Mining network. They have long been stalwart activists for the rights and safety of community and environmental defenders and have been leading the charge of actions in response to the murder of Berta Caceres last month. The...

Fight with Joy: Remembering Berta Caceres

Fight with Joy: Remembering Berta Caceres

Originally posted on Intercontinental Cry. Words and photo by Sandra Cuffe. I lost it at the one about the crab in the laptop case. Laughter filled the little room and floated out into the dirt courtyard of the Civic Council of Popular and Indigenous Organizations of Honduras (COPINH) office. Bertha Isabel Cáceres...

Peticion:  Mujeres denuncian que proyectos extractivos generan violencia

Peticion: Mujeres denuncian que proyectos extractivos generan violencia

  • Written on: 11 March 2016
  • Posted under: Campaigns

Via YLNM members Salva la Selva. La activista hondureña Berta Cáceres ha sido asesinada esta semana. La Red Latinoamericana de Mujeres Defensoras exige YA a empresas y gobiernos responsabilidad para el cese de un tipo particular de violencia que va en aumento: la violencia contra las mujeres en el contexto...

Honduras: COPINH Denounce Assassination of Berta Caceres

Honduras: COPINH Denounce Assassination of Berta Caceres

March 7, 2016 HONDURAS March 6, 2016 (Click here to read in Spanish) The Council of Indigenous and Popular Organizations of Honduras (COPINH) demands an investigation by independent and impartial experts to identify those physically responsible for the political assassination of Berta Isabel Cáceres Flores, General Coordinator of COPINH, as well...

Urgent action: protection for Gustavo Castro Soto, witness of Berta Cáceres murder

Urgent action: protection for Gustavo Castro Soto, witness of Berta Cáceres murder

  • Written on: 03 March 2016
  • Posted under: Campaigns

As detailed in a 2015 report from Global Witness, Honduras is the most dangerous country in the world for environmental activists. Urgent action alert : we are asking for protection for Gustavo Castro Soto,  who witnessed the assassination of Berta Cáceres last night & was injured himself. He is now...