Community Mapping & Resistance Ghana

Community Mapping & Resistance Ghana

This film follows the successful efforts of the community of Tanchara to resist the activities of Australian gold mining corporation Azumah Resources on their lands in north west Ghana. Tanchara’s story highlights the importance of being well organised and united as a community in the face of a mining threat;...

Gold Rush: Protecting Sacred Groves in Ghana’s Upper West region

Gold Rush: Protecting Sacred Groves in Ghana’s Upper West region

“Even if we deposit gold bars the size of Mount Everest to our descendants we still will not have helped them at all.” Upper West Coalition on Mining, Food, Water and Sacred Natural Sites, Ghana   Peppered through Ghana’s Upper West region, clusters of indigenous trees stand tall against the...