Category Archives: Radius Gold

Radius Gold has headquarters in Vancouver:
200 Burrard Street, Suite 650
www.radiusgold.com

MJA picket outside Radius Gold (May 26)

On May 26, the Mining Justice Alliance held a picket outside the offices of Radius Gold in downtown Vancouver. Radius Gold sold the controversial El Tambor mine to US-based Kappes, Cassiday & Associates (KCA), however still retains a large interest … Continue reading

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Photo Essay: Mining, Repression, Resistance and Defense of Water and Community Well-being in “La Puya” (Rights Action)

[Part of a photo essay by Grahame Russell of Rights Action, who is currently leading a delegation of North Americans to Guatemala in partnership with the University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC). The group has been visiting communities resisting violent … Continue reading

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Call for an End to Police Intimidation and Eviction Threats in La Puya, Guatemala

April 18, 2014   Minister Mauricio López Bonilla Guatemala Ministry of the Interior Ministro de Gobernación 6ª Avenida 13-71, Zona 1 Ciudad de Guatemala Guatemala Fax:                       011 502 2413 8658 twitter:                @mlopezbonilla Transmitted via Electronic Mail:  fdeleon@mingob.gob.gt AND Kappes Cassiday … Continue reading

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Damning report released on mine in San Jose del Golfo (Guatemala Human Rights Commission)

This ebulletin from the Guatemala Human Rights Commission details the results of an investigation into the proposed El Tambor mine.  Although Vancouver-based Radius Gold sold the Tambor project to its American associates, KCA, only a portion of the sale price has been … Continue reading

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URGENT ACTION: Communities in San Jose del Golfo at Risk (GHRC)

[November 14, 2012 email request from the Guatemala Human Rights Commission:] As you read this, the communities in resistance to mining in San Jose del Golfo and San Pedro Ayampuc are holding their ground at the roadblock they have maintained … Continue reading

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ANOTHER OPPONENT OF VANCOUVER MINING GUNNED DOWN IN GUATEMALA (Activist statement)

Statement by Vancouver-based activists condemning the shooting of Yolanda Oquely Veliz and calling on Vancouver-based mining companies to be proactive in halting violence against land defenders: [Statement:] On June 13th, 2012, after a month of receiving death threats due to … Continue reading

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Security guards fire shots and are peacefully apprehended by community (Rights Action)

This report, by Rights Action – April 11, 2012. Provides background and a concerning update about the resistance camp and situation generally, in San José del Golfo and San Pedro Ayampuc. [Report:] SHOTS FIRED & TENSIONS MOUNT AT GOLD & SILVER MINE SITE … Continue reading

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