Tag Archives: Cabañas

Report – Mining, Corporate Social Responsibility, and Conflict: OceanaGold and the El Dorado Foundation in El Salvador

The full report, executive summary, and a print version are available for download here, at MiningWatch’s website. This report documents the current activities of the El Dorado Foundation, which was originally established by Pacific Rim Mining in El Salvador in 2005, … Continue reading

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El Salvador groups accuse Pacific Rim of ‘assault on democratic governance’ (The Guardian)

This article by Claire Provost examines efforts of Pacific Rim to sue El Salvador for refusing to let the company dig for gold in its northern province of Cabañas.  A multinational mining company has been accused of launching “a direct assault on … Continue reading

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Water is More Precious Than Gold Event

Water Is More Precious Than Gold Speaking tour with Vidalina Morales de Gámez March 11th | 7:00-9:00 pm YWCA – 733 Beatty Street Vancouver – Coast Salish Territories On Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/events/131516930359065/ Free Event – Accessible Space – Child Friendly This … Continue reading

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MAY 12 (UNDER)Mining Justice Film Fest!

The other face of Canada’s Mining Corporations (Under)Mining Justice Film Festival Films that Dig Deep into Canada’s Growing Reputation as a Global Extractive Industries Bully It’s the eve of BC Mining Week. BC’s mining industry leaders will spend the week … Continue reading

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Video: Interview with Jen Moore of Mining Watch (Straight Goods News)

In this February 24, 2012, video report, Samantha Bayard interviews Jennifer Moore, Latin America Program Coordinator for Mining Watch Canada.   Jen overviews Canada’s history of inadequate regulation of its extractive industries, and proposed Canadian legislation Bill C-323 that would create … Continue reading

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