Tres cuestionables proyectos mineros en España

Three Questionable Spanish Mining Projects

Three Questionable Spanish Mining Projects

Three Questionable Spanish Mining Projects

By Steven H. Emerman, Ph.D. During the last two weeks of June 2019, I had the opportunity to evaluate three Spanish mining projects, in collaboration with Ecologistas en Acción, Plataforma Touro-O Pino Mina Non, and ContraMINAcción. The three projects were the active Riotinto Mine in Andalucía (southern Spain), the proposed...

New Water Grabbing Platform Unites With Yes to Life, No to Mining

New Water Grabbing Platform Unites With Yes to Life, No to Mining

A dangerous phenomenon is spreading globally, that, while going largely unnoticed, represents a direct threat to human rights and the environment: global water grabbing.   By water grabbing we refer to the wide variety of phenomena characterised by the removal of water resources as a commons, openly available for everyone...