Declaración: Justicia para los víctimas del desplome de la presa minera de Brumadinho. ¡Que se cierre Vale SA!

Statement: Justice for the victims of Brumadinho mining dam collapse.

Statement: Justice for the victims of Brumadinho mining dam collapse.

Statement: Justice for the victims of Brumadinho mining dam collapse.

IPCM and YLNM Joint Statement: Justice for the victims of Brumadinho mining dam collapse. Shut down Vale SA! The International People’s Conference on Mining (IPCM) and the Yes to Life, No to Mining Network (YLNM) offer heartfelt sympathies to the victims of the worst environmental disaster in Brazil’s history —...

Indonesia: Farmer Anti-mining Activist killed in Selok Awar-Awar

Indonesia: Farmer Anti-mining Activist killed in Selok Awar-Awar

Our friends at the International People’s Conference on Mining and JATAM Indonesia are calling for support to get justice for the brutal murder of farmer and anti-mining activist Salim Kancil and the torture of his friend and fellow activist, Tosan. YLNM condemns these appalling actions against Earth and human rights defenders....

Day Two of the International Peoples Conference on Mining 2015

Day Two of the International Peoples Conference on Mining 2015

  • Written on: 17 August 2015
  • Posted under: Videos

On day two there were more invigorating, interesting and exciting talks people including activist nun Sister Stella and Catherine Coumans of MiningWatch Canada. There was music aplenty and a participatory mural decrying corporate greed. All of this, and more, is right here for your viewing pleasure!        ...

‘Our Resistance, Our Hope’: A global unity forged to resist devastation of global mining liberalization

‘Our Resistance, Our Hope’: A global unity forged to resist devastation of global mining liberalization

PRESS STATEMENT 1 August 2015   ‘Our Resistance, Our Hope’: A global unity forged to resist devastation of global mining liberalization   Growing voices of resistance. An indigenous Lumad from the Philippines leads the posting at the commitment tree to mark the closing of the International People’s Conference on Mining...

International People’s Conference on Mining 2015: A call for global solidarity against destructive mining

International People’s Conference on Mining 2015: A call for global solidarity against destructive mining

Originally published on Bulatlat.com by Clemente Bautista, director of Kalikasan PNE.   Unified in addressing various people’s concerns on destructive mining across the globe, various environmental advocates, campaigners, and grassroots leaders worldwide will be launching the International People’s Conference on Mining 2015 (IPCM) in Quezon City, Philippines from July 30...

Day one of the International Peoples Conference on Mining 2015

Day one of the International Peoples Conference on Mining 2015

Many, many thanks to the organisers of the IPCM, who have been providing live links to the events. The videos below include speakers such as Prof. Ron Watkins, Archbishop Ramón Argüelles, Dr Giovanni Tapang and many more. There is also lots of music, of many styles, in between the talks....

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...