martes, abril 27, 2010

COMMUNITIES CONFRONT CORPORATE DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS IN LATIN AMERICA

Community Autonomy and Self-determination are demands that must be met by Big Mining interests and government officials

Miami - On Thursday April 29 when the third Latin American Mining Congress opens its doors in Coral Gables, representatives from environmental, social justice and labor organizations will be on hand to denounce the negative impact big mining has in several sites throughout the region.

The residents of mining zones in countries like Guatemala, Colombia, Peru, Chile and Argentina...