The Story of Ixtepec, Mexico: Protecting Land, Establishing No Go Zones for Mining

The Story of Ixtepec, Mexico: Protecting Land, Establishing No Go Zones for Mining

Yes to Life, No to Mining welcomes our new members No a la Mina Ixtepec from Mexico to our global solidarity network. In this article you can discover more about the mine threatening Ixtepec and the people’s inspirational resistance to this project. Originally published by YLNM members CATAPA. April 22nd...

Mining Company Ousted by Zapotec Community in Mexico

Mining Company Ousted by Zapotec Community in Mexico

  • Written on: 23 September 2015
  • Posted under: Videos

Courtesy of Films for Action and London Mining Network. Mining Company Ousted by Zapotec Community… Brilliant story about the community of Magdalena Teitipac in Oaxaca, Mexico, who have succeeded in banishing a mining company that intruded on their traditional lands without any previous consultation. They say the key to their success...

Mining Company Ousted by Zapotec Community

Mining Company Ousted by Zapotec Community

  • Written on: 09 July 2015
  • Posted under: Videos

Video by teleSUR.   A Zapotec community in Oaxaca, Mexico, gather together using communal and self-governance practices to turn away a gold-mining project that would damage their environment and their future....