Tag Archives: Greece

Gold and Democracy Don’t Mix – Eldorado Gold Faces Determined Opposition in Greece (MiningWatch)

MiningWatch Canada article on Vancouver-based Eldorado Gold’s controversial mining projects in Northern Greece. Article contains numerous links to more info, videos, and articles at the bottom.     [From the article:] Thursday, May 02, 2013 As Eldorado Gold holds its … Continue reading

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Video: Welcome to Greek Eldorado (soshalkidiki)

Message from Greece to Vancouver about Eldorado Gold in their homelands, prepared specifically for the Vancouver and the Toxic Tour by the Coordinating Committee of Associations of Stageira-Akanthos Against Gold Mining, resisting Vancouver-based Eldorado Gold in Northeast Greece: Visit their blog … Continue reading

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Coordinating Committee of Associations of Stageira-Akanthos Against Gold Mining (blog)

Greek anti-mine protests Blog of the Coordinating Committee of Associations of Stageira-Akanthos Against Gold Mining, resisting Vancouver-based Eldorado Gold in Northeast Greece: Soshalkidiki         The Soshalkidiki blog is searchable by English language posts.

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Greeks fighting Eldorado allege human rights abuses by police (MAC)

Article–posted at Mines and Communities (MAC)–detailing Amnesty International’s concerns about treatment of communities near Vancouver-based Eldorado Gold’s mining interests in Northern Greece.   [From the article:] Amnesty International calls on the Greek authorities to conduct prompt, impartial and effective investigations into allegations … Continue reading

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Greece: Local people’s voice will not be silenced at Halkidiki (Statement)

Statement by Committees Against Gold Mining in Halkidiki, Greece, in opposition to mining projects of Vancouver-based Eldorado Gold: Gold mining in Halkidiki, Greece: Local people’s voice will not be silenced Committees Against Gold Mining in Halkidiki, Greece 21 February 2013 … Continue reading

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50 Masked Greeks Storm Canadian El Dorado Mining (Vancouver Media Co-op)

Vancouver Media Co-op article outlining a history of mine-related conflicts and a recent attack on facilities of Vancouver-based Eldorado Gold corporation.   [From the article:] In the early hours of Sunday, February 17, 2013 an incendiary attack was carried out on a … Continue reading

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