Tag Archives: Panama

Mining Offshore – Jurisdictions, That Is

By Jamie Kneen, Communications and Outreach Coordinator, Miningwatch Canada Source: MiningWatch.ca  13 May 2016 Top 10 Canadian tax havens – via Canadians for Tax Fairness “The scandal is what’s legal.” – Edward Snowden The massive leak of secret banking information … Continue reading

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Broken Promises Fuel a New Wave of Anti-Mining Protests in Panama (Intercontinental Cry)

This February 5, 2012 article details the murder and injury of indigenous protesters following their opposition to a Canadian-owned mining project in the context of government breaches in environmental protections.    A petition calling for the protection of protesters is here … Continue reading

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