Protect Juristac! Join the campaign to protect Amah Mutsun sacred lands

Protect Juristac! Join the campaign to protect Amah Mutsun sacred lands

Take action in solidarity the Amah Mutsun Tribal Band. Support their campaign to stop the destruction of Juristac- their most sacred site.   The Amah Mutsun Tribal Band from California, USA, have launched a new campaign to prevent surface sand and gravel mining take place on nearly 320 acres of their...

Save Dory’s home from toxic mine waste!

Save Dory’s home from toxic mine waste!

  • Written on: 17 June 2016
  • Posted under: Campaigns

The spunky Dory from the movie Finding Dory is a blue tang – a royal blue tropical fish that lives in the South Pacific Ocean, where mining companies are dumping toxic mine waste. TAKE ACTION: Help save Dory’s home! Show your support by signing this petition. Mining companies operating in...

Take Action: Support the people of Lamu to prevent coal-fired misery!

Take Action: Support the people of Lamu to prevent coal-fired misery!

In December 2015, Kenya’s was one of the 196 countries that signed the COP21 Climate Agreement in Paris. By agreeing that warming must be limited to below 2degrees, the government acknowledged that at least 2/3 of the world’s known fossil fuel reserves, including 80% of the world’s coal, must stay buried...

‘Cowfunding’: Support the Acuña-Chaupe Family to protect their lands

‘Cowfunding’: Support the Acuña-Chaupe Family to protect their lands

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

A campaign from YLNM member group CATAPA.  In Peru, residents of Cajamarca, Celendín and Bambamarca have been protesting for years against ‘Conga’, a gold-mining project set up by mining company Yanacocha. This protest continues, with thousands of participants, due to the resoluteness of one family living in the heart of the...

Banks, Sign the Paris Pledge, Quit Coal!

Banks, Sign the Paris Pledge, Quit Coal!

  • Written on: 02 September 2015
  • Posted under: Campaigns

The Yes to Life, No to Mining Network are supporting BankTrack’s Do The Paris Pledge Campaign alongside 90 other groups and thousands of individuals worldwide. Together we are demanding that the world’s banks stop funding coal mining and power generation that wreck the climate, ecosystems and communities. Read on to find out...