For the Love of Water: El Salvador’s Mining Ban

For the Love of Water: El Salvador’s Mining Ban

Originally posted by Counter Punch. By Lynne Holland. For some time now, U.S. and Canadian mining companies have been seeking out new mining sites in Latin America and elsewhere in the developing world. This is partly because high-grade ores that are easily accessible in the U.S. and Canada are in the...

The end of an affair! Gabriel to sue Romania over Rosia Montana via an ISDS case

The end of an affair! Gabriel to sue Romania over Rosia Montana via an ISDS case

Originally published on our partner’s website: Salvati Rosia Montana   July 21, 2015. This is the date when the locals of Rosia Montana obtained a subtle confirmation that their village is saved from the destruction of Gabriel Resources. The company admitted yesterday in a press release that they have lost...