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The Archbishop of Canterbury and the President of the Methodist Conference hosted an Ecumenical Day of Reflection on Mining at Lambeth Palace on 7 October.
Amazon Indians have released a series of desperate statements calling on their governments to put a stop to mining which is destroying their land and threatening their existence.
Loud protests at an anti-poaching conference in London today highlighted the devastating impact of a hunting ban on Africa’s last hunting Bushmen in Botswana.
Concern is growing at the secrecy over deals struck between Haitian government and US and Canadian mining companies.
An event in London promoting women in the mining sector is being challenged by women resisting the ecological and social devastation from mining projects.
Plans for hydro-electric dam on the land of two unique tribes in Guyana would lead to the destruction of a unique people and vast tracts of rainforest.
The board of controversial mining giant BHP Billiton is set to be criticised at its AGM next month by an Indonesian activist.
India’s Dongria Kondh tribe has overwhelmingly rejected plans by British mining giant Vedanta Resources for an open-pit bauxite mine in their sacred Niyamgiri Hills.
In a landmark judgment, an Australian mining company has been fined for desecrating an Aboriginal sacred site.
Citizens concerned about the risks of deep sea mining targeted the Deep Sea Mining Industry Summit last week, picketing the Cumberland Hotel in London.