Lineamientos Básicos para la Evaluación de Impactos Ambientales de Proyectos Mineros: Términos de referencia recomendados

Basic Guidelines for the Environmental Impact Assessment of Mining Projects: Recommended Terms of Reference (in Spanish)

Basic Guidelines for the Environmental Impact Assessment of Mining Projects: Recommended Terms of Reference (in Spanish)

Source: Aida-Americas For many communities, water is a scare and therefore valuable resource. Access to it is complicated if rivers, lakes, or other sources are polluted or overused. Water quality often suffers when the impacts of mining projects are not adequately evaluated before the mines are authorized. AIDA’s legal expertise is helping to...

Caja de herramientas ambientales para comunidades en zonas mineras

Desde Democracia Global comparten este invaluable material que hemos conocido a través nuestros compañeros de MovimientoM4 para tener siempre a la mano cuando queramos trabajar desde la defensa territorial contra proyectos megamineros. Todos los materiales fueron liberados con una licencia abierta para poder compartir y descargar. Pueden hacerlo directamente desde los...

Mining firm reconsiders Zululand plans

Mining firm reconsiders Zululand plans

Originally published by The Mercury on 24/11/15. Public Outcry A major public outcry over coal mining next to Africa’s oldest game reserve and wilderness area has forced a local mining group back to the drawing board to consider its alternatives. Two years ago, the Johannesburg-based Ibutho Coal group announced its...

South Africa: Fuleni communities tell Ibutho Coal to leave and never return!

South Africa: Fuleni communities tell Ibutho Coal to leave and never return!

By Sheila Berry. Originally posted at Save Our iMfolozi Wilderness Over a thousand vocal Fuleni residents gathered at Ntuthunga 2, yesterday, Sunday, 17 May 2015, at 10h00, for a meeting called by Ibutho Coal to present information about the EIA report. The reason given for the meeting was that Marietjie...