#StopLumadKillings | Philippine Groups protest mining conference

#StopLumadKillings | Philippine Groups protest mining conference

Originally posted by Bulatlat . 16/09/2015. Igorots from Nueva Vizcaya and Lumads from Mindanao joined green groups to condemn the impunity of mining companies implicated in plunder, pollution and militarization (Photo by Kalikasan PNE/Bulatlat.com) MANILA – Environmentalist and indigenous groups protested outside the annual gathering of the Chamber of Mines in...

Mining on Top Africa: London Summit Disrupted

Mining on Top Africa: London Summit Disrupted

Yesterday members of UK civil society held an action in central London to challenge the Mining On Top Africa: London Summit. Two of us managed to get into the conference cocktail reception and hand a UK-African Civil Society letter to a senior member of SNL Metals and Mining- the conference’s main...

Africa-UK Civil Society Letter to the Mining on Top Africa: London Summit

Africa-UK Civil Society Letter to the Mining on Top Africa: London Summit

25/06/2015     Delegates and Organisers of the Mining on Top Africa: London Summit,   We, members of African and UK civil society and communities, are aggrieved that the Mining on Top Africa: London Summit lacks meaningful representation from African civil society and communities, and ignores the negative impacts of...

Mining Affected Peoples to Unite at International Peoples Conference on Mining, Manila 2015

Mining Affected Peoples to Unite at International Peoples Conference on Mining, Manila 2015

This July an assembly of global participants representing mining-affected communities, indigenous peoples, national campaigners, Church workers, lawyers, legislators, artists, alternative media practitioners, environmental activists, scientists and national support organisations will meet in Manila, Philippines, to unite in resistance against destructive mining. Book your place at the International Peoples Conference on Mining...