Mining Justice Networks

A growing network of groups and organizations is working to oppose unjust Canadian (and often Vancouver-based) extractive projects and practices:

CAMIGUA – Goldcorp out of Guatemala | Coalición Internacional Contra la Minería Injusta en Guatemala (CAMIGUA) / International Coalition Against Unjust Mining in Guatemala
CoalWatch | Opposing Compliance Energy’s proposed Raven Underground Coal Mine Project near Fanny Bay, Vancouver Island
Communities in Peaceful Resistance to Escobal Mine blog [Spanish] | San Rafael Las Flores, Guatemala
Council of Canadians
Blue Planet Project | Campaign on the right to water, with local campaigns on Mining in Latin American and Water, Mining and Dams
KAIROS Canada-Resource Extraction campaign | faith-based ecological justice and human rights organization
Mining Injustice Solidarity Network | Toronto-based Mining Justice Solidarity Group
MiningWatch Canada | pan-Canadian justice initiative in response to threats posed by irresponsible mineral policies and practices in Canada and around the world
Rights Action | Canadian (Toronto-based) Human Rights organization that funds, supports, accompanies  and advocates for grassroots struggles for justice
Soshalkidiki | blog of the Coordinating Committee of Associations of Stageira-Akanthos Against Gold Mining, resisting Eldorado Gold in Northeast Greece. Searchable by English language posts.
Stop Ajax Mine | Opposition to a proposed KGHM open pit mine near Kamloops
Stop Mining Tibet | Website with information, links, articles / updates and actions on (mostly Canadian) mining in occupied Tibet
Teztan Biny / Fish Lake | Tsilhqot’in Nation efforts to protect their homeland and water from Taseko Mines Ltd.

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