Tag Archives: San José mine

Public Declaratio​n: One year today since murder of Bernardo Vásquez Sánchez in Oaxaca, Mexico (CPUVO)

For important insights into the conflict and violence that has arisen as a result of Fortuna Silver’s San José silver mine in San José del Progreso, Oaxaca, check out this article recently published by the mediacoop. (the following statement is … Continue reading

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Chronology of the conflict over mining in San Jose del Progreso (Rabble)

This November 28, 2012 article by Brent Patterson, provides a chronology of the mining-centred conflict in San José del Progreso. [From the Article:] The Blue Planet Project participated in a ‘Misión Civil de  Observación’ in San Jose del Progreso, Mexico last … Continue reading

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Rights group investigates Canadian-owned mine in Mexico (CBC News)

A November 25, 2012 CBC article detailing questions about the killing of Mexican activist Bernardo Vásquez Sánchez following his opposition to a Canadian-owned mine.   [From the article:] Anti-mine activist’s death tied to local divisions over project A gold and … Continue reading

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Preliminary statement: Observation Mission in San José del Progreso

A shocking report describing community disruption, division, violence, and reports which attribute these to Fortuna Silver’s Cuzcatlán mine.     [From the November 23, 2012 statement:] PRELIMINARY STATEMENT OF THE CIVILIAN OBSERVATION MISSION “JUSTICE FOR SAN JOSÉ DEL PROGRESO” November 19-21,2012 Introduction … Continue reading

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