Resource Roulette: How Deep Sea Mining and Inadequate Regulatory Frameworks Imperil the Pacific and its Peoples

Resource Roulette: How Deep Sea Mining and Inadequate Regulatory Frameworks Imperil the Pacific and its Peoples

This report is by Blue Ocean Law and the Pacific Network on Globalization. This report explores with great insight the experimental industry of Deep Sea Mining (DSM) which various companies are already pushing ahead with the prospecting for. There are few safeguards for the peoples of the Pacific where this...

From the Pacific to London; Ban Seabed Mining

From the Pacific to London; Ban Seabed Mining

LONDON | This morning, NGOs and civil society are outside the 5th Annual Deep Sea Mining Summit calling for a ban on a potentially environmentally destructive “frontier” industry. They are calling on the EU to stop funding such reckless development activities and are standing in solidarity with NGOs, churches and...

Haida Raid: Save Our Waters

Haida Raid: Save Our Waters

  • Written on: 15 April 2015
  • Posted under: Videos

Can art help the fight back against mining? Definitely, if this is anything to go by. A First Nation arts collective have made an inspirational response to the Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipelines project which would transport diluted bitumen from Canada’s Athabasca Tar sands to Kitimat on the Pacific Coast, for transportation to Asian...