Aug 07, 2018 How citizens battling a controversial gold mining project are testing Armenia’s new democracy. came to power off the back of paralysing campaign of street protests in.
Jan 13, 2021 Gold mine protests in north-eastern Thailand go viral after shot fired. By Pear Maneechote. January 13, 2021. Clashes around a gold mine in Thailand’s Loei province went viral Wednesday after an official fired a shot into the air during a confrontation with activists and locals. The hashtag เหมืองแร่เมืองเลย (Gold Mine in Loei Province) has been trending as Thai netizens try to raise awareness of the increasing concerns over pollution from gold mining.
Sep 24, 2019 Protest in Sawarda in Northern State against gold mining that causes environmental damage (RD correspondent) Wael Hasan, spokesman for the Six-Party Committee for Resistance to Mining Damage, told Radio Dabanga from Kuwaika village that new protestors joined the sit-in from Dagla, El Mahas and Wadi Halfa.
Apr 20, 2010 Costa Ricans protest open pit gold mining, 2010. Goals. 1. The cancellation of the Costa Rican Environment and Energy Ministry’s executive decree 2007, in which former president Oscar Arias declared the mining a matter of national interest. 2. Repeal of the 2008 executive order by the former president Arias that had established an.
Sep 17, 2013 Street protests are snowballing in Romania against a Canadian-led gold mining project in the Rosia Montana area in the Apuseni Mountains. than 20,000 people joined a protest march in.
Feb 27, 2021 Hutti Gold Mine workers protest by holding up torn boots during Minister’s visit. Workers raised alarm about the working condition in the mines and.
Apr 28, 2019 Between April 9th and 11th, thousands of Indonesian protesters demonstrated against a proposed gold mining operation in front of the Acehnese Governor’s Office in Banda Aceh, as community members have also forcibly evicted mining company employees, effectively stopping the contested gold mining activities and operations in Beutong Ateuh Banggalang Sub-district.
Apr 23, 2012 Barrick Gold Protest and Mining Injustice Conference 2012 FWD Once a year, the board of Directors of the world’s most powerful gold mining corporation converge in downtown Toronto. Join us and representatives from mining-impacted communities to CONFRONT BARRICK GOLD! WHAT Barrick Gold AGM ProtestWHEN 10 30am May 2WHERE 255 Front St. Metro Convention.
A network of about 40 civic groups and local organizations in Thailand’s eastern province of Chanthaburi is voicing strong opposition to the granting of approval for gold exploration by a mining company. A protest letter was handed over to Prime Minister’s Office Minister Anucha Nakasai today (Tuesday) by about 20 representatives of the.
Jul 27, 2021 Romanian environmentalists protest near the Romanian embassy in London against a plan to start operations at the gold mine in the town of.
Dec 05, 2012 The miners were arrested on 23 November during a march on Naypyidaw in protest of the Mining Ministry’s decision to suspend mining operations at Moehti Moemi gold mine to make way for a private company that had been awarded a tender to manage operations in the area.
Sep 01, 2013 Earlier this week Romania’s ruling party approved draft legislation on Europe’s would-be largest open-cast gold mine. On Sunday night, thousands of Romanians hit the streets to protest the.
Aug 06, 2019 Tens of thousands of protesters staged the event on Monday, called “Watch for Water and Conscience”, near the town of Kirazli, against the gold mine project owned by Dogu Biga Mining, the Turkish subsidiary of Canada-based Alamos Gold Inc.
2 days ago Reuters Friday October 08, 2021 11 07. LIMA, Oct 8 (Reuters) - A Peruvian Andean community suspended a protest and a blockade against Glencore's Antapaccay mine on Friday, after reaching an agreement to begin talks in search of a new deal between the mine and residents, a community leader said. Residents of Espinar, in Cusco, had blocked a key.
Aug 07, 2019 Protesters came from all over Turkey. People of all ages from children around three or four years old to 80 year olds. And the protests are not just in this area, but all over the country too. I first heard that there was going to be a gold mine in the area about a month ago. In Turkey, the government wants to get money from just about anywhere.
Sep 02, 2019 Located in the southern Armenian province of Vayots Dzor, the Amulsar gold mine, owned by Jersey-incorporated Lydian International, has been in development for over a decade. protesters and.
Sep 17, 2020 Chile court shuts gold mine over environmental fears Read full article The multi-billion dollar Pascua Lama project, which straddles Chile's border with Argentina at an altitude of 4,000 meters (13,100 feet), has been the subject of protests.
Jun 24, 2019 The protest camp at a gold mine in Greencastle, Co Tyrone. Photograph Freya McClements Another woman, a farmer, is concerned about.
Jul 28, 2018  Ethiopia Massive protests in Oromia region suspend gold mining operations [click to view] Related media links to videos, campaigns, social network Oromia-Ethiopia Wikileaks – Govt’s Crackdown on Oromo on Behalf of MIDROC Gold During Shakiso Guji Protests of 2009 (first posted on Finfinne Tribune and Gadaa.com on September 15, 2011).
Aug 15, 2020 Protests and Tensions Escalate Around Amulsar Gold Project in Armenia. Over the past few months, tensions have flared around the controversial Amulsar mountain gold mining project in the Vayots Dzor region of Armenia. Protests at the site, which is located roughly three hours drive from the capital, Yerevan, are not an entirely new development.
Aug 06, 2019 Environmental activists gather to protest against what they say will be pollution from a foreign-owned gold mine project near the western town of.
1 day ago The official explained that this part of the country is home to at least seven areas of artisanal gold mining. Ribas said that in just three of the locations the number of illegal miners reaches 2,000 people. The national police department in Huambo province will work to discourage illegal mining and avoid deaths, said Ribas.
Mar 20, 2018  - Gulf companies investing in Sudanese gold despite 'war-crimes links' [click to view]  - Sudanese environment expert warns for the use of cyanide in gold mining [click to view]  - Student succumbs to bullet wounds in anti-mining protest, South Kordofan [click to view]  - Police kill anti-mining rioter in Sudan's River Nile [click.
Aug 26, 2019 In a Turkish forest, resistance grows to a Canadian company’s gold-mining project. Thousands of protesters have shown up to speak out against Alamos Gold’s Kirazli mine.
Oct 26, 2020 Turkey’s gold rush whets appetite of gold-mining companies Turkish demonstrators stand near a barricade made with barbed wires and tree branches during a protest in a bid to block construction work of a goldmine project in an ecologically pristine area in the Black Sea region, on Feb. 17, 2016, in the northern Turkish city of Artvin.