Buscando Justicia por Violaciones, Asesinato & Represion en la Industria Minera: Los Juicios Hudbay Minerals/CGN

Seeking Justice for Rape, Murder & Repression in the Mining Industry: The Hudbay Minerals/CGN lawsuits

Seeking Justice for Rape, Murder & Repression in the Mining Industry: The Hudbay Minerals/CGN lawsuits

Seeking Justice for Rape, Murder & Repression in the Mining Industry: The Hudbay Minerals/CGN lawsuits

A photo-essay by Grahame Russell, from YLNM member group Rights Action. November 22, 2017. From Nov.8-24, in Toronto, Canada, eleven Mayan Q’eqchi’ women from Guatemala are being questioned –one a day- by Hudbay Minerals’ team of lawyers from the well-connected Fasken Martineau law firm. These examinations for discovery (depositions) are...

The women behind El Salvador’s historic environmental victory- AWID

The women behind El Salvador’s historic environmental victory- AWID

An article dedicated to all Salvadoran women who have actively resisted and defended their territories, to all those who continue to resist, and to those who have passed on as a result of their resistance.     Published by AWID. By Daniela Marin Platero and Laila Malik. 11 April 2017 At...

In Indonesia, women farmers crush cement mining and production factories

In Indonesia, women farmers crush cement mining and production factories

Published by Women in and beyond the global. By DAN MOSHENBERG. April 8, 2017 Cement companies are looking to expand both mining and production on Kendeng Mountain, in central Java, Indonesia. Kendeng Mountain is located in a karst, or limestone, mountain range. It is also rich agricultural land. Women farmers in the...

One woman’s victory against a mining giant in Peru

One woman’s victory against a mining giant in Peru

Originally published by New Internationalist on 27/05/16 Máxima Acuña has just won the Goldman Prize for her resistance against a gold mine – but why are women’s bodies on the frontlines of resistance to extractivism? asks Sian Cowman. Máxima Acuña, a farmer from Peru’s northern highlands, recently won the 2016...

Peticion:  Mujeres denuncian que proyectos extractivos generan violencia

Peticion: Mujeres denuncian que proyectos extractivos generan violencia

  • Written on: 11 March 2016
  • Posted under: Campaigns

Via YLNM members Salva la Selva. La activista hondureña Berta Cáceres ha sido asesinada esta semana. La Red Latinoamericana de Mujeres Defensoras exige YA a empresas y gobiernos responsabilidad para el cese de un tipo particular de violencia que va en aumento: la violencia contra las mujeres en el contexto...

ICT’s for Feminist Movement Building

ICT’s for Feminist Movement Building

Across the world, women are using information and communication technologies (ICTs) to support rights agendas, tell their own stories and challenge emerging issues in regard to access, women’s voices and violence. This activist toolkit from Just Associates (JASS),  gives critical insights into different kinds of useful ICTs and how women...

Women‘s Perspectives on the Impact of Mining on the Right to Food

Women‘s Perspectives on the Impact of Mining on the Right to Food

Download the full report here FIAN_Essakane_270315_Ansicht.pdf771 K A new report by FIAN International Women‘s Perspectives on the Impact of Mining on the Right to Food highlights the precarious situation of women and children of communities affected by mining and displacement in Essakane, Burkina Faso, in relation to their human right to adequate...

Guatemalan Women Fight Back Against A Canadian Mining Company

Guatemalan Women Fight Back Against A Canadian Mining Company

  • Written on: 08 April 2015
  • Posted under: Videos

Guatemalan Women Fight Back Against A Canadian Mining Company who raped and pillaged communities who order medicine online without prior prescription, Online Pharmacy Canada propecia for sale canada cheap propecia legit online pharmacy without prescription, propecia in bulk Drugstore Promo Code were being evicted and displaced to make room for...

DECLARATION:  WOMEN STAND THEIR GROUND AGAINST BIG COAL

DECLARATION: WOMEN STAND THEIR GROUND AGAINST BIG COAL

Women stand their ground against Big Coal is a gathering of women’s rights and feminist activists from the Southern African Region, convened by the Women and Mining (WoMin) alliance and nearly two dozen organisations. African economies are highly dependent on the extraction and export of raw materials. In an era...

MiningWatch Canada: Reports

MiningWatch Canada — MiningWatch Canada: Reports

MiningWatch Canada have produced extensive reports documenting adverse environmental and social impacts resulting from mining activities. Environmental and Health Effects of Chromium This report documents how Cliffs Natural Resources is proposing to develop a large chromite deposit in a remote area of northern Ontario in Canada. Chromium, a toxic metal,...