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Mining Resisters of the Year: Colectivo Defensores del Agua y La Vida

Mining Resisters: Colectivo Defensores del Agua y La Vida—Water and Life Defenders Collective (several communities organized) Southern Ecuador: Fierro Urku or Urco Cordillera (Iron Mountain Cordillera) is located mostly within Loja Province. It spans over neighbour province, El Oro. Communities … Continue reading

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