UnderMining Life: Activists Threatened in South Africa

UnderMining Life: Activists Threatened in South Africa

  • Written on: 31 March 2016
  • Posted under: Videos

Sphiwe Mazibuko’s powerful film exposes the intimidation of anti-mining activists, in South Africa, on the Wild Coast and Zululand. Xolobeni residents have fought for 10 years to prevent the Australian company, Mineral Commodities Limited, from mining their titanium rich dunes.  The unwavering response of the Pondo people to protect their...

Collected Materials: The Persecution and Violation of Earth and Human Rights Defenders

Collected Materials: The Persecution and Violation of Earth and Human Rights Defenders

Around the planet, brave individuals and communities who stand up in defence of life on Earth and human rights are persecuted, intimidated and even killed. At a time when it has never been more important to protect the planet, it has never been more deadly. In 2014 alone, 116 Earth...