Global Day Against Mega Mining: 4 Inspiring Stories of Resistance

Global Day Against Mega Mining: 4 Inspiring Stories of Resistance

Published 22/07/2016 When working to expose and oppose an industry as destructive and deadly as the mining industry, good news can often be in short supply. This year has been no exception so far with new research revealing that mining is the most deadly industry on Earth for those who oppose...

Call to action: Global Day Against Mega Mining 2016

Call to action: Global Day Against Mega Mining 2016

In 2009, opponents of the gold mine in Cerro San Pedro, Mexico, inaugurated the Global Day Against Mega Mining at the Canadian Embassy in Mexico City In the years that followed hundreds of protests have been carried out to mark this day, 22nd July, in more than fifty countries and/or territories. Whether...

Achievements of the Global Day Against Mega Mining

Achievements of the Global Day Against Mega Mining

The 22nd of July was the Global Day Against Mega Mining. This event was first brought to our attention by ALDEAH and the Denver Justice and Peace Committee, both of whom organised and took part in some of the events, protests and shows of solidarity. Our part, as Yes to...

What can I do on the Global Day of Action Against Mega Mining?

What can I do on the Global Day of Action Against Mega Mining?

Want to show your support and solidarity with the thousands of communities resisting mining destruction planet-wide on the Global Day Against Mega Mining (22nd July)? Here’s what you can do if… You have very little time: 1) Share this page with all your friends before the day of action using...

Philippines: Environmentalists hold protest-dialogue to reject multinational mining in Lobo

Philippines: Environmentalists hold protest-dialogue to reject multinational mining in Lobo

Press release by Kalikasan PNE on 17/07/15.   Around 500 protesters from Lobo, Batangas trooped today in front of DENR main office to demand the disapproval of the environmental compliance certificate (ECC) application of and nullify the mining permit of Mindoro Resources Limited-Egerton Gold Philippines (MRL-Egerton) in Lobo, Batangas.  ...