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Unificar fuerzas sociales

Lettre d’opinion du 28 février 2013 publiée dans le journal guatémaltèque El Periodico. Unificar fuerzas sociales Atrás de todo está la oligarquía que se ha apropiado del país. Miguel Ángel Albizures Un leño solo no arde, reza el refrán popular, pero … Continue reading

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Breakthrough Regarding Legal Liability of Canadian Mining Corporations for Abuses Overseas

Mayans’ lawsuit against HudBay over shootings and rapes at mine in Guatemala to proceed in Canadian courts TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Feb. 25, 2013) – In an important precedent-setting development for the accountability of Canadian mining companies for alleged overseas human … Continue reading

Posted in ENGLISH, In Canada and Quebec, In Guatemala, News

Tell Guatemalan Authorities: NO Extraction License for Tahoe Resources

Just over a year ago, we asked for your help to protect the wellbeing of communities in San Rafael Las Flores, Guatemala, by contacting the Guatemalan Ministry of Energy and Mines (MEM) to halt the licensing of a silver mining … Continue reading

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Le respect du droit au consentement préalable, libre et informé des populations autochtones au Guatemala

Nous exigeons de l’État guatémaltèque : Que soit respectée la ratification de la Convention 169 de l’Organisation internationale du travail sur les droits des peuples autochtones; Que soit respectée la décision exprimée par voie de consultation populaire en 2005 de … Continue reading

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