Panorama Mine: Mapping French mining projects

Panorama Mine: Mapping French mining projects

Panorama Mine is an interactive map created by Engineers Without Borders France (ISF SystExt). The map makes visible mining operations and related activities happening across the nation of France and in French overseas territories, such as French Guyana where the Montagne d’Or project threatens rich rainforests and forest communities. YLNM...

#MineAlert South Africa

#MineAlert South Africa

#MineAlert is a website and mobile app that alerts residents and organisations to mining applications and licences in their regions. It aims to promote public- and private-sector accountability in the mining sector, to advance civil society and socio-economic rights, to protect the free flow of information, and to strengthen justice...

Map of Abandoned Mines in sub-Saharan Africa

Map of Abandoned Mines in sub-Saharan Africa

A UNESCO initiative researching the environmental and health impacts of abandoned mines in sub-Saharan Africa has compiled a map of abandoned mine sites on the continent. Mapping has been conducted in Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, DRCongo, Kenya, Mali, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe See the map here.  Abandoned mines and mine infrastructure are the cause of many often ignored...

Mapping Violations of Human and Environmental Rights

Earth Law Center — Mapping Violations of Human and Environmental Rights

Across the world injustices are committed against ecosystems and people to feed our every-hungry economic system. The Earth Law Center is concerned with recognizing overlapping human and environmental injustices; it provides a  mapping of global injustices. It encourages contributions and updates, in a bid to raise awareness and mobilise for change around global social and...